Glasgow Cup gold medal (reverse)

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Presented to Sam English of Rangers Football Club

Postcard of Glasgow Cup gold medal (reverse).
© National Museums Scotland

Glasgow Cup gold medal (reverse)

This is the reverse of a Glasgow Cup gold medal given to Sam English of Rangers Football Club in 1932.

The reverse has a figure of 'winged Victory' holding a football in the air.

The growth of Scottish football was astonishing. The first international match took place in 1872 and the Scottish Cup was set up in 1873. By 1890 the sport was dominated by Glasgow's `Old Firm', Celtic and Rangers.

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Online ID: 000-100-067-558-C
Image Rights Holder: National Museums Scotland
Project: 0098: National Museums Scotland
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Ref: National Museums Scotland  H.1991.52
Date: 1932
Material: Gold
Dimensions: 39 mm Dia
What: Sporting medal
Subject: Prize awards (NMAS Classification)
Who: Rangers Football Club (Winners of cup)
S. English (Recipient)
Where: Scotland, Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Description: Gold football medal for the Glasgow Cup, won by Rangers Football Club and S. English, 1931 - 1932
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