Fri, 28th Aug 2020 15:15

The Sporting Medals & Trophies Auction

 
  Lot 1714
 

AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY MCELROY CUP GOLD MEDAL

Sold for £85


 

IRISH INTERMEDIARY FOOTBALL LEAGUE - MCELROY CUP MEDAL, 1927/28
the obverse with competition inscription within a quatrefoil and shamrock border, the reverse inscribed 'W.F.C., R. Young, 1927-28', 38mm to bale, maker SDN, in nine carat gold, 5.8g

Note: The Irish Intermediate League was a Northern Irish football competition for teams of intermediate status, which also included reserve sides of senior teams. The league ran from 1915 until 1954, with a cup tournament running simultaneously.

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