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Lawn Tennis Racket


Category: Tennis and Racquet Sports

Subcategory: Rackets

Antique Lawn Tennis Racket.
A wonderful late 19th century lawn tennis racket, 'Champion'. The ash framed racket with original thick gut stringing (some damage), seven rows of trebling on top and four on the bottom. The cedar wood handle with thin grooves and a black leather collar with leather finishing band on the butt. The convex walnut wedge stamped, 'Champion' and '15 ½ Oz'.
The racket is in excellent original condition.

  • Year: Circa 1885
  • Dimensions:
    H 69cm x W 22.5cm x D 3.5cm
    H 27" x W 8¾" x D 1¼"

  • Medium: Ash
  • Reference Number: 24795