Black and white print postcard of Henley Regatta 'Henley Regatta from Phyllis Court'
Shows a view down onto the river with boats racing on the river and the riverbanks full of spectators.
Sold a Hawkins Emporium, Duke Street, Henley.
From a collection of 83 postcards of Henley and the surrounding area, currently on loan to the River & Rowing Museum.
A colour postcard of an enlarged design featured on a postage stamp, of an oarsman. Celebrating the 1988 Seoul Olympics. Sent from Peter Coni on the 17th September 1988. Two examples of the stamp are on the reverse.
A reduced sized replica of Grand Challenge Cup. The replica shows the design based on the Warwick Vase.
The Grand Challenge Cup has been a feature since the first Henley Regatta in 1839. It is a competition for eights and is regarded as the most prized of all the challenge trophies at the Regatta.
Silver gilt Henley Royal Regatta Cup in a box, won by Mr FS Gulston of London Rowing Club.
Gold coloured silver gilt trophy with ivy leaf decoration on the cup, inscribed Henley Royal Regatta 1874. Band of decoration around the rim. Beading around the stem and base. The box is cylindrical and covered with purple leather with gold lines. Inside the box is green velvet and satin.
Pineapple Cup won by Stuart Mackenzie for the Diamond Sculls at Henley Royal Regatta in 1962. Mackenzie won the Diamond Sculls six times consecutively from 1957-1962, a feat not yet surpassed. Each winner is awarded a Pinapple Cup to keep.
Group of five medals, a pair of silver sculls and a bisque award won by G. Cox in 1859 and 1860 in a presentation case.
Part of the Thomas E. Weil Collection. Thomas E. Weil is a very knowledgeable and respected collector of rowing memorabilia from all over the world. His extensive collection includes material from many years of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, and Henley Royal Regatta. He also lectures and writes on rowing history and is a Trustee of the River and Rowing Museum.