For Sale: HK-10B 1860 Sayers Boxing Champion of England SCD

Sold · NGC 63 BN Bill Weber Collection

Reference HK-10B
Date 1860
Grade NGC 63 BN
Bill Weber Collection
Price Sold
Item # 1005
Metal Copper

The boxing champion of England, Tom Sayers is on the obverse. These were struck to commemorate the “Great International Prize Fight” between Heenan, the U.S. champion, and Sayers, the champion of England, for the Championship of the World, fought in 1860. The match lasted over two hours and ended in a 42-round draw. Only seven certified by NGC and only three graded finer.