We love discovering sports memorabilia with great stories. Recently we acquired one of Just Fontaine’s commemorative watches, which fills exactly that brief. The wristwatch is inscribed to dial “Just Fontaine. World Record 13 goals 1958-1998”. Fontaine, French football legend, presented one of these watches to each of the twenty two members of the French 1958 […]
When we sent out our first New Stock Catalogue of the year, we realised it had been a while – too long! – since our last one in September. We reflected on the sporting legends we had lost just since September – way too many. We thought we’d like to make at least brief mention […]
The famous Kent "Blue Book" was published annually from 1878 to 1946 with breaks in publication during the two world wars (1916-18,1940-44). Each issue contains a review of the season prior to the year of publication. Before 1919, the year given in the title is the year of publication, thereafter the year in the title is the season reviewed.