A Royal Doulton Kingsware vase from a private commission by the Manchester City footballer Sam Ashworth for presentation to his Manchester City team-mates in commemoration of the 1904 F.A. Cup victory, this example given to Tommy Hynds.
The elongated two-handled vase in a brown glazed and with decoration featuring a cavalier, inscribed in white relief A SOUVENIR FROM S.B.A., MANCHESTER CITY F.C., ENGLISH CUP WINNERS 1903-4, J. HILLMAN, J. McMAHON, H. BURGESS, S. FROST, T. HYNDS, S.B.A. ASHWORTH, W. MEREDITH (CAP.), G. LIVINGSTONE, W. GILLESPIE, A. TURNBULL, F. BOOTH, height 33cm., 13in.
Sold for £450