The gold watch presented by Tottenham Hotspur to Bobby Smith to commemorate the 1960-61 double winning season, a gentlemen's Longines 9ct. gold automatic wristwatch, 1960, with silvered dial signed Longines Flagship, Automatic, gilt baton and Arabic markers, sweep centre seconds, self winding, the case inscribed PRESENTED TO R.A. SMITH (PLAYER) BY TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR F.C. ON WINNING THE FOOTBALL LEAGUE AND THE F.A. CUP IN 1961, lizard skin strap by Morellato, Italy, signed buckle.
Bobby Smith joined Spurs from Chelsea in 1955 and became an integral part of Bill Nicholson's team that would win the souble in 1960-61, the F.A. Cup again in 1962 and the European Cup WInners' Cup in 1963. The centre-forward made 271 League appearances for Tottenham Hotspur, scoring 176 goals.
Sold for £5500
18 & 19 May Sporting Memorabilia
Sotheby's New Bond Street Saleroom
18 May 2015