Lot 1922 (The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction, 19th July 2019)
Sold for £400
GLASGOW CUP GOLD MEDAL 1971,
awarded to Alfie Conn of Rangers F.C., the obverse with central enamelled shield shaped plaque below thistle motif, within enamelled border inscribed 'Glasgow Cup Glasgow Football Association', the reverse inscribed 'Winners A. Conn 1970-71', maker J.W.B., in nine carat gold, 10.1g
Note: Alfie Conn jr. was the first post-WWII player to play for both Celtic and Rangers. Conn would help the light blues to a 2-0 victory over Clyde F.C. in the 1971 Glasgow Cup, a knockout tournament open to clubs based in the city.
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