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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 219

    J. B. HOBBS

    Price Realised  


    J. B. HOBBS

    England's Champion Batsman, J.B. Hobbs, Surrey and England XI
    commemorative handkerchief, printed in sepia on white cotton, with five photographic portraits of the cricketer, bordered by his records 1905-1922, 508 x 508mm., framed and glazed.

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