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  • FA Cup winners' medal to auction for $11,000?
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    Paul Fraser
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FA Cup winners' medal to auction for $11,000?

A 1926 FA Cup winners' medal is to auction at Bonhams Chester on June 19.

FA Cup winners' medal auction
Bolton Wanderers won the FA Cup
in 1923 (pictured), 1926 and 1929

Believed to be worth between £5,000 and £7,000 ($7,841-$10,979), the 15 carat gold medal was awarded to an unidentified Bolton Wanderers player after the team's 1-0 victory against Manchester City at Wembley.

The winning goal was scored just 12 minutes from time by inside forward David Jack.

FA Cup collectibles often achieve substantial sums at auction. In May 2013, the earliest known example of an FA Cup final programme set a new auction record for a football programme at auction, bringing £30,000 ($45,788).

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  • Post author
    Paul Fraser
  • CupFAmedalwinners'