Auction of Cricket, Football
and Sporting Memorabilia
to be held on Sunday
27th April 2014
Knights are delighted to offer a preview of their forthcoming specialist auction of cricket memorabilia to be held on the 27th April at Leicester. Over 570 lots:-
Lot 725. Arthur Fielder. Kent & England, 1900-1914. Original sepia cabinet card of Fielder depicted in Kent blazer and cap at Canterbury. Photograph by H.B. Collis of Canterbury.
Lot 591. Australian tour of England 1902. Large page beautifully signed in black ink by thirteen members of the Australian touring party of 1902. Signatures include Joe Darling (Capt), Noble, Gregory, Victor Trumper, Armstrong, Trumble, Jones, Howell, Kelly and Hopkins.
Lot 496. 'Visit of Australian Cricketers to Glasgow' 1909. Official card menu for the Dinner given to the Australian cricket team on the 17th June 1909. A rarely seen menu.
"Except for highlight pieces, the dominance of Christies, Sothebys and Bonhams is being eroded by the large, visually appealing and meticulously compiled catalogues from Tim Knight…"
Gordon Phillips, Wisden Cricketers Almanack 2003
Knights are internationally recognised as one of the leading specialist auctioneers of sporting memorabilia, with a database of customers worldwide, and have achieved excellent prices on our sales of sporting memorabilia over the last fourteen years since our conception in 1993.
We hold three major auctions of sporting memorabilia each year specialising in cricket, football, rugby union, rugby league, olympic games, boxing and other sporting memorabilia.
Following highly successful sales of the Wisden Cricketers' Almanack within our sporting auctions we now conduct two annual specialist sales of the Almanack every year, in April and September. Please see our sister website www.knightswisden.co.uk for full details.
We are based in North Norfolk but hold our auctions at the Premier Travel Inn, Leicester South West, a more central location, with easy motorway access. We have also had two auctions in Melbourne, Australia (1996 and 1998).
Knights travel the country conducting valuations and collecting items for inclusion in our general sporting sales and specialist Wisden auctions.
For free valuations and advice please contact Tim Knight on 01263 768488 or email him at email@example.com