NAT. LANGHAM. : CHAMPION OF THE MIDDLE WEIGHTS. : BORN AT HINCKLEY, LEICESTERSHIRE, FEBY. 18TH 1820. - HEIGHT 5 FEET 10 IN. WEIGHT 11 STONE. [PLUS TWO COLUMNS OF FIVE LINES OF TEXT DESCRIPINT THE FIGHTS].

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Nat. Langham. : Champion of the Middle Weights. : Born at Hinckley, Leicestershire, Feby. 18th 1820. - Height 5 feet 10 in. Weight 11 Stone. [plus two columns of five lines of text descripint the fights].

Two-stone lithograph handcolored, undated.
Medum folio - image size 14 3/4 x 12 1/4" (374 x 311 mm).
Good condition and color, save for several tears in the outer margins well outside image and title.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 30565
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Published by Currier & Ives, 152 Nassau St. New York.
Left column "Beat Ellis, Febr. 2. 1843, 8 Rounds - Hinckley. : Beat Tom Lowe, May 7. 1844; 43 Rounds 50 min. Long Beach. : Beat Doctor Campbell, June 17. 1845, 27 Rounds 35 min. down the River. : Beat Gutbridge, Sep. 25. 1846, 85 Rounds, 93 min. Bourn, Loncolnshire. : Received forfeit in a second Match." Right column "Beat Sparks, the Australian, May 4. 1847, 67 Rounds 63 min. working common. : Lost with Orme, May 6, 1851, 117 Rounds 2 h. 46 min. : Beat Tom Sayers, Oct. 18. 1853, 61 Rounds 2 h. 2 min. : Fought Ben. Caunt, Sept. 22. 1857, L200 a side 60 Rounds 1 h. 29 min. : River Medway." Currier & Ives , Sports & Games , Boxing