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Lawn Tennis Racket, 'Court'


Category: Tennis and Racquet Sports

Subcategory: Rackets

Antique Lawn Tennis Racket, 'The Court'.
An original lawn tennis racket with double central stringing called 'The Court'. It has a good straight ash frame with the original gut strings, red horizontal strings and white vertical strings. It is with double central stringing, three rows of black trebling to the bottom and two on the top. The racket has the original shoulder whipping, a leather butt cap and walnut convex wedge with the racket name in gilt.

  • Year: Circa 1905
  • Dimensions:
    H 69cm x W 23cm x D 4cm
    H 27" x W 9" x D 1½"

  • Medium: Ash
  • Condition: 2 vertical strings have been replaced
  • Reference Number: 25725