Lot 487: A prize tankard won at the 1883 Scottish National lawn tennis champion

Graham Budd Auctions

November 7, 2016, 10:30 AM GMT
London, United Kingdom
0 saved

More About this Item


Description: A prize tankard won at the 1883 Scottish National lawn tennis championships by E. M. Shand, In silver-plate, 10.5cm. high, 8.5cm. diameter 21-year-old Edward M. Shand was born at St. Ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland. He late became an accountant. This tankard was presented to him as a runner-up (with Chamberlain) in the national doubles championship. (F.A. Fairlie & A.L. Davidson-Champions) The matches were the last to be played on the indoor courts at the old "Tin Temple" at Grange Cricket Club. During the early 1880s, Shand, who resided in Lanarkshire, regularly entered the Scottish Championships and also a few tournaments in the north of England. In 1883 he was runner-up in the Singles Final and in 1885 he reached the semi-final of the West of Scotland Championships.
Notes: Racquet Sports
Request more information

Payment

Accepted forms of payment: MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer
Shipping: Auction House will ship, at Buyer's expense

Sporting Memorabilia

by
Graham Budd Auctions
November 7, 2016, 10:30 AM GMT

London, United Kingdom

Buyer's Premium
22.5%
From: To: Increment:
£0 £99 £5
£100 £199 £10
£200 £499 £20
£500 £999 £50
£1,000 £1,999 £100
£2,000 £4,999 £200
£5,000 £9,999 £500
£10,000 £19,999 £1,000
£20,000 £49,999 £2,000
£50,000 £99,999 £5,000
£100,000 £199,999 £10,000
£200,000 £499,999 £20,000
£500,000+ £50,000
Shipping Terms: Auction House will ship, at Buyer's expense
Credit Cards: There will be a surcharge of 3% for credit card payments. There are no charges for the use of debit cards.
Buyer's Premium & VAT: A buyer's premium of 17.5% is applicable to all lots in our sales. The buyer's premium is subject to VAT at the standard rate (currently 20%). Lots are normally offered for sale under the auctioneer's margin scheme and VAT on the Buyer's Premium is payable by all buyers. The exception is where lot are marked with a † VAT symbol. These items will be sold under the normal UK VAT rules and VAT will be charged at 20% (the current rate) on both the hammer price and the buyer's premium.
View full terms and conditions