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Displaying 19 Lots in Category - Sport - Swimming



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised




2008

Silver fobs x3 comprising 1880s '1 Mile Skating', 1911 (circa) 'ACSSC Junior Relay' and Swimming (not engraved); also 1972 'Zone 2 Swimming Championships' badge. (Qty 4)

100.00

No longer available


2195

1934 2nd British Empire Games in London, Participation Medal 'British Empire Games/London/1934', bronze, 44mm diameter, in presentation case. Very attractive and scarce.

250.00

No longer available


2196

1966-94 Participation Medals from Commonwealth Games in 1966 Kingston, 1986 Edinburgh, 1990 Auckland (in presentation case) & 1994 Victoria (in presentation box). Fine/Very Fine. (Qty 4)

250.00

No longer available




2197

2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne Participation Medal, 'XVIII Commonwealth Games/ Melbourne 2006', bronze, 60mm diameter, in original presentation case. Very Fine.

200.00

No longer available


2387

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Ticket for Swimming on Saturday December 1, signed in gold ink by Dawn Fraser.

250.00

$250.00




2388

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Ticket for Swimming on Thursday December 6, signed in gold ink by Australia's gold medal 4x100m relay team - Dawn Fraser, Faith Leech, Sandra Morgan & Lorraine Crapp.

500.00

No longer available


2392

1956 DAWN FRASER, bold signature on 1980 letter on 'Parliament of New Soth Wales/Legislative Assembly/Dawn Fraser MBE JP/ Independent Member for Balmain' letterhead, window mounted, framed & glazed, overall 38x48cm.

80.00

No longer available












2393

1956 Telegram from Don Talbot to swimming coach Harry Gallagher with 'XVI OLYMPIAD/OLYMPIC PARK (PRESS) VIC' postmark; Christmas card signed Dawn Fraser; Golden Anniversary Reunion Dinner programme with 9 signatures including Dawn Fraser & Lorraine Crapp. Ex Harry Gallagher collection.

120.00

$340.00






2394

1956 1968 MEXICO OLYMPICS: Harry Gallagher's Australian Blazer, green with Australian Coat-of-Arms, Olympic Rings & 'OLYMPIC GAMES 1968/ MEXICO CITY' embroidered on pocket, also with 'Australian Olympian' badge on lapel. Together with adidas tracksuit top. Ex Harry Gallagher collection. [Harry Gallagher was an Australian swimming coach at the 1956 1960 & 1964 Games. He was the sole team coach at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics. He coached numerous champions including Dawn Fraser, Jon Henricks & Steve Holland]

800.00

$600.00




2395

1956 HARRY GALLAGHER'S ORDER OF AUSTRALIA MEDAL, named to 'Henry Gordon Gallagher', with miniature, in original presentation case; together with Australian Sports Medal & miniature; 1955 'Australian Life Saving Society/Award of Merit'; 1956 Olympics Press badge (foxed); Sydney 2000 Olympic pins (8); OAM archive with letters & photographs. Ex Harry Gallagher collection.

300.00

$440.00




2396

1956 SWIMMING LIBRARY, ex Harry Gallagher collection, noted 'Traite de la Natation' by Karr [Bruxelles, 1844]; 'Captain Webb's Swimming Instructor' [New York, 1891]; 'Petit Cours de Natation' by Cooreman [Bruxelles, 1891]; 'Swimmers and Swimming' by Newman [London, 1899]; 'The Outline of Swimming' by Bachrach [Chicago, 1924]; also four titles by Harry Gallagher - these all signed. (Qty 13 items)

300.00

$230.00




2397

1956 SWIMMING BOOKS: Manuscripts for Harry Gallagher's books - 'Sprint the Crawl' [1976], 'Memories of a Fox' [1998] & 'Pushing Positive Buttons' [2013]; plus signed copies of these three books & 'Harry Gallagher On Swimming' [London, 1976]. Also audio books for 'Memories of a Fox'; range of videos (15); archive including photos.

200.00

$150.00




2398

1956 SWIMMING BOOKS: 'The Dawn of Swimming' by Knox [London, 1962] signed & dedicated by Dawn Fraser & the author; 'Dawn - One Hell of a Life' [Sydney 2001] signed by Dawn Fraser; 'Life in Lane Four' by Jon Henricks [USA, 2015] signed & endorsed by Jon. First book Fair, others Very Fine. Ex Harry Gallagher collection. (Qty 3 items)

150.00

$115.00




2399

1956 INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING HALL OF FAME, plaque awarded to Harry Gallagher, plus folder of letters & photographs; 1968 Mexico Olympics Diploma (folded & very brittle); 'Olympians Club of Australia' certificate. Ex Harry Gallagher collection.

200.00

$150.00




2400

1956 HARRY GALLAGHER, painting 'Memories of a Fox' by Anna Collins, entered in the Archibald Prize in 2011, pastel and acrylic on canvas, size 118x118cm. Ex Harry Gallagher collection.

300.00

$230.00




2407

2000 2000 SYDNEY OLYMPICS TORCH, aluminium and stainless steel, curved, 78cm tall, used in Torch Relay; together with relay uniform and album of photographs & ephemera. Ex Harry Gallagher collection.

1800.00

$1,450.00




2414

CAPTAIN MATTHEW WEBB cabinet card photograph with facsimile autograph. Capt Webb (1848-1883) was the first person to swim the English Channel, a feat he accomplished on 25 August 1875.

150.00

No longer available


2418

Small group including weighlifter Robert Kabbas' 1984 Australian Olympic Team tie; page signed by Dutch olympic swimmers Pieter van den Hoogenband & Inge de Bruijn; few Scanlens football cards; 1888 cheque; Australia Post Year Albums x3.

50.00

No longer available


2456

Signed letters including Prime Ministers Robert Menzies & John Howard (5); autopen signature of Ronald Reagan; Don Bradman, Dawn Fraser, Shane Gould, Michael Wenden, James Hardy (3), John Bertrand, Des Renford, Hubert Opperman, Alan Jones (5). Ex Harry Gallagher collection. (Qty 37 items)

500.00

$380.00




Displaying 19 Lots in Category - Sport - Swimming



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