Melbourne Cricket Club Lady Membership Ticket from 1960/61 season. Rectangular ticket with rounded edges is red on both front and reverse sides. Front features an elaborate centre design that reads 'LADY'S TICKET' in bold etched text and is surrounded by a fine black 'ovals and curls' pattern. A gold gilded stylised MCC monogram is printed on top of the design's centre. Above the design reads 'Melbourne Cricket Club' in stylised text and below the design are the dates and the printed signature of Ian Johnson, Secretary. Reverse side features grid edges with numbers 1-28 reading anti-clockwise. Centre reads 'P. J. J. ROBINSON, WF2275 (in black ink) / Ladies leaving the Reserve after this Ticket has been nipped must obtain a Pass. / No. 554 / Available till 31st August, 1961 / This Ticket will not be replaced if lost'. Ticket has been nipped on numbers 1, 2, 4, 6, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 23 and 24 on outer edge. Note: Front is damaged - dried elastic band piece is stuck to MCC monogram in centre and 1cm rip on Ian Johnson's signature.
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838