1886 Baines Special Cup Ties dated card Otley RFU sprinter Wise

£250.00

Description

Beautiful, unusual and valuable Baines "Special Cup Ties" card, dated to 1886 by its back, which states competitions end in April 1887. The card features the Otley RFU sprinter, Wise.
NOTE: the name "WISE" is in pencil but the collection whence came this card, a collection collated in the 1890's, is noted for its accurate pencil annotations on other cards in the hoard with which this was found.