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1966 WORLD CUP: Fantastic collection of stamps, covers, autographs and memorabilia in 3 albums

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1966 WORLD CUP: Fantastic collection of stamps, covers, autographs and memorabilia in 3 albums, starting with modified illustrated WC covers sent on the day of the draw for the World Cup from the PO local to the venue of the draw, one signed by FIFA President Stanley Rous, FA President Lord Harewood and Secretary Denis Fellows, official invitation card to the draw, covers commemorating the Referee selection in Barcelona (signed Stanley Rous), section on the exhibition of the Jules Rimet trophy at Stampex (where it was stolen), incl. covers sent by the Commissioner of Police on the day it was stolen, letter of reply from HM Prison Lewes after the vendor tried to contact the thief, publicity booklet produced by the FA, “Pitney-Bowes” slogan machine franks, covers with World Cup slogan machine cancels from different cities, “Edwards Football Goal Nets” advertising FDC, invitation card from the Prime Minister to the World Cup reception at the Guildhall, “Spicers” parcel label with plan of the Wembley stadium, pair of covers with dual GB & Monaco frankings signed by the whole England team incl. Bobby Moore & Alf Ramsey, special match day cancels on illustrated covers for the England games incl. ones signed by Styles, Peters and the referee for the final Gottfried Dienst, combination franking of FDI and World Cup final, cover signed by several players England & West Germany players incl. Bobby Moore, three covers signed by the Duke of Kent who watched from the Royal Box, 20th Anniversary cover signed by the winning team incl. Bobby Moore, Gordon Banks signed photo, a section of forged FDI cancellations of Edinburgh and “Diss Norfolk”, official and unofficial souvenir booklets/guides, etc., a fantastic lot for the enthusiast

Estimate 1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Auction date Tue 4 Jun 2019 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for EUR 1’100