Tickets and Passes of London from the David Young Collection
Date of Auction: 12th June 2018
Sold for £80
Estimate: £40 - £50
FootnoteProvenance: W.J. Noble Collection, Part II, Noble Numismatics Pty Auction 61B (Melbourne), 3-4 August 1999, lot 751 (part); bt L. McCarthy November 2002.
The Alhambra Palace opened in 1858 to stage equestrian and athletic shows. It became a music hall in 1860 and a theatre in the early 1870s. Demolished in the inter-War years, the Odeon cinema is now situated on the site