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Racquet

From the Collection of Tennis Australia Melbourne Park Olympic Boulevard Melbourne Park Melbourne Victoria

Description
An Oliver International tennis racquet, with ribbon whipping around shoulders and shaft, and leather handle grip with continuous patterned perforations. Oliver logo featurs across crown, along shaft, and across butt cap. Model name features across base of head. Illustrated decal of stylised kangaroo features on throat. Reproduced signatures of Anderson and Sedgman feature on the sides of throat. Materials: Wood, Gut, Leather, Ink, Glue, Lacquer, Metal, Ribbon, Fibreglass, Rubber, Enamel, Adhesive tape
Object Registration
2008.2498
Keywords
tennis
When Made
Circa 1955
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM