1891 Alf Suffolk v Joe Wilson antique boxing silk
Scarce boxing silk commemorating the "9st 8lb pound Championship of the England" between Alf Suffolk and Joe Wilson. The contest took place at the Pelican Club in Soho, London on Saturday 12th September 1891. Wilson was victorious, winning by KO in the fourteenth round. The silk measures approximately 34 x 32 inches. In very good to excellent condition; a couple of pin holes and a small internal tear to one corner. The usual fold lines are present.