A curved piece of wood controversially billed as “the world’s oldest hockey stick” — and reputedly appraised at $4-million — is to be auctioned in Vancouver next month during the Winter Olympics.Full Story and here's some more info and a photo of the Rutherford stick.
The object known as the “Rutherford Stick” has been displayed at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto and was offered at auction two other times in the past decade but didn’t sell.
Said to be at least 150 years old, it drew a top bid of $2.2-million on eBay in December 2006.
January 15, 2010
150 Year Old Hockey Stick To Be Auctioned At Olympics
From the National Post: