November 8, 2016, 10:30 AM GMT
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Lot 873: Billy Wright lifetime achievement in football presentation, in the fo(36 views)
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Description: Billy Wright lifetime achievement in football presentation, in the form of a hallmarked silver cigarette box, inscribed PRESENTED BY, THE ANGLO-AMERICAN SPORTING CLUB, TO, BILLY WRIGHT C.B.E., FORMER CAPTAIN OF ENGLAND AND WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS, FOR HIS CONTRIBUTION TO SOCCER, HOTEL PICCADILLY, MANCHESTER, TUESDAY 20th AUGUST1968; sold together with a cased gilt-metal medallion inscribed THE STATE EXPRESS CHALLENGE, BILLY WRIGHT (2) Provenance: Billy Wright Collection at Christie's Glasgow, 20th November 1996.