13/02/2019 Medals & Militaria
Entries are now being invited for the inaugural Sporting Medals & Trophies auction that takes place on 26 April 2019.
McTear’s has a long and respected tradition for achieving top prices for primarily football-related medals and trophies, including the gold replica European Cup (see below) won by Celtic FC in 1967. Selling for an impressive £58,000, it is now displayed proudly in the club’s boardroom back ‘home’ at Celtic Park.
Gold replica ‘Coupe Des Clubs Champions Europeens’, sold for £58,000
North Eastern football medal, awarded to Celtic FC in 1889, sold for £10,000
Late Victorian golfing interest silver cigarette case, sold for £1,200
The first dedicated auction of its type in Scotland, this international sale will comprise not only medals and trophies awarded for professional and amateur football, but other popular sports including golf, tennis, rugby, cricket and curling.
League Championship medal, awarded to Rangers FC in 1912, sold for £6,000
Pair of early 20th century curling irons, sold for £1,500
League Championship medal, awarded to Motherwell FC in 1932, sold for £5,500
For a free no obligation auction valuation, please contact Hannah Murphy on 0141 810 2880, or email HannahMurphy@mctears.co.uk