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Lot 735/0234

SOLD Hammer price: €2100, Estimate: €800-1000

Unique Memento from An Historic G.A.A. Event
The 1913 All-Ireland Hurling Final

A Match Sliothar, the leather circular overall Ball with raised stitches. A rare surviving example from the rudimentary and evolutionary stages of the G.A.A.
* The above example was retained by Kilkenny Goalkeeper John T. Power, after the 1913 All-Ireland Hurling Final, as a memento to mark Kilkenny’s first three in a row, and also the first ever 15 a side All-Ireland final, at the newly named “Croke Park”. (1)

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