Small round souvenir badge with black and white bust-portrait photograph of English cricketer Denis Charles Scott Compton set against a blue background with a V-shape of red and yellow stripes. Printed across the lower half of the photograph is the signature of the player and the county team for which he played: DENIS COMPTON / MIDDLESEX. Inscription on a banner above the player's head reads AUSTRALIA V ENGLAND 1950 - 1951 TEST TOUR.
0 - Whole: H: 32 W: 32 D: 4mm (H: 1 1/4 W: 1 1/4 D: 3/16")
Denis Compton; 23 May 1918; 23 May 1997
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Jim Hood