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Gentlemen v Players SOLD OUT
 

STOCK CODE
MCC006
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Issue Date
20/09/2006 Limited Qty: 200
Price
£85.00
Details

SOLD OUT This limited edition cover commemorates the 200th anniversary of the Gentlemen v Players match. The second oldest fixture at Lords.

Two limited edition stamps feature WG Grace and Tom Graveney. Grace first played as a "Gentleman" in 1865. Tom Graveney played in the last match before the fixture was abolished in 1963.

The painting on the cover is of the 1895 match. On the rear are the matches played and their results. Background history is provided on the filler insert card. 50 have been signed by Tom Graveney as MCC006a

 

 
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