Croquet hoop used by MCC Croquet Section

Object Type
Sporting equipment/Playing equipment
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Brief Description
Metal croquet hoop. Arms of hoop are painted white, and top of hoop is painted blue. Raised lettering on front top of hoop appears to read 'AUSY CROQUET CO'.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 495 W: 140 D: 22mm (H: 19 1/2 W: 5 1/2 D: 7/8")
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Location
In storage
Registration No
M16833

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Metal croquet hoop over one hundred years old. The game of croquet has 6 hoops. The one with a blue crown is hoop one. Uprights of hoop are painted white and sit 12 inches above the ground. Raised lettering on front top of hoop is the manufacturer 'AUST CROQUET CO'. Hoop donated to the MCC by MCC Croquet Section (about 2015)

- Graham Fahey

Posted on 29-10-2020 06:50:45