The match ball used when Celtic won the Scottish League Championship in the game v Queen's Park at Parkhead 28th April 1931, signed by the Queen's Park team.
The ball inscribed QUEEN'S PARK BF.C. LTD, TO MR. Wm. STEELE J.P., PRESIDENT, CONCLUDING GAME IN LEAGUE, APRIL 28th 1931, VERSUS CELTIC FC, AT PARKHEAD, RESULT, CELTIC 1 QUEENS PARK 1, TO Mr. Wm. STEELE FROM THE BOYS AT HAMPDEN IN REMEMBRANCE OF A VERY HAPPY TIME DURING HIS TERM AS PRESIDENT 1929-3.
Signed underneath by the captain W.S. King, the ball painted in the white & black club colours, now cracked and peeling, internal bladder perished but ball in good spherical shape.
Estimate £1,000 – £1,500
26 & 27 October Sporting Memorabilia
Sotheby's New Bond Street Saleroom
26 October 2015