22nd Feb, 2024 14:00

Sporting Memorabilia

Lot 1


Wolverhampton Wanderers Individual Squad Portraits from 1929-1932
50 Glass Negatives Total

First box to include 11 negatives of the 1930-31 squad Hartnell, Bottrel, Buttery, Tootill, Shaw, Phillips, Griffiths, Ellis, Barraclough, Bollington, Rhodes. Second box of 14 portraits to include Richards, Smith, Hetherington, Deacon, Buttery, Smith, Lax, Rhodes, Tottrell, Phillips, Hollinsworth, Bothen, Bannell, Lumberg. Third Box with 13 photos of Lowden, Hollingworth, Kay, Wallbit?, Wildsmith, Griffiths, Smalley, Crook, Hught?, Martin, Preece, Conneley, Anderson. Final box with 12 negatives labeled Hemmingway, Hill, Hatfield, Deacon, Knowles, Hunt, Baker, Hackett, Fantham?, Baker, Lowton, Drew. Photographed by Mr. A.H. Paulton.

The 12 players photographed for the lot listing in order from the top left are R. Rhodes, A. Buttery, Anderson, Smalley, Phillips, Bollington, Tootill, D.C. Smith, Knowles, R. Deacon, W. Lowton and C. Hemmingway. All of the player portrait glass negatives are in hand-labelled brown envelopes, bar one portrait.

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Sold for £180


Auction: Sporting Memorabilia, 22nd Feb, 2024

This auction has a great selection of early photo negatives, football programmes, tickets, sporting signatures and more, with a great single-owner collection of Manchester United programmes from the 1940's and 1950's. For more information please contact harry.pickup@wilson55.com

This is an online-only auction which includes telephone and absentee bids. There is no audience in the room. 


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Wednesday 21st 10-4pm

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