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  • PIC OBJ A40009777 LOC MS SR Cabinet 4/5
  • Challenge Cup Heavy Weights, presented by the Marquis of Queensberry to the Amateur Athletic Club [realia].
  • 1866. 1 trophy : silver ; height 37 cm.
 
Title
Challenge Cup Heavy Weights, presented by the Marquis of Queensberry to the Amateur Athletic Club [realia].
Date
1866.
Extent
1 trophy : silver ; height 37 cm.
Notes
Inscribed: D.H..

C.H., "Challenge Cup Heavy Weights, presented by the Marquis of Queensberry to the Amateur Athletic Club 1867".

The various winners' names are engraved on the cup, the last to receive it was Sir Hubert Murray in 1885.

Sir Hubert Murray paper.

MS 2245.

Exhibited: Treasures Gallery 2010: A Preview, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 22 April - 19 July 2009. AuCN.

A40009777.
Subject
  • Murray, Hubert, Sir, 1861-1940.
  • Amateur Athletic Club (London, England)
  • Boxing -- Awards.
  • Silverware -- England.
  • Object -- Trophies.
Other authors
  • Queensberry, John Sholto Douglas, Marquis of, 1844-1900.
Identifier
nla.pic-an11135938
Bib id
vn384095
Call number(s)
  • PIC OBJ A40009777 LOC MS SR Cabinet 4/5 *
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