Cricket ball inscribed 'Vic v Q'Land, Melbourne 1926'- Sheffield Shield 17-21/12/26

Object Type
Sporting equipment/Playing equipment/Ball
Date Used
1926

Brief Description
Red leather cricket ball. Surface worn through use and darkened with age. Black ink hand written inscription. Six rows of worn and dirtied cream stitching around the circumference of the ball. Inscription is faint now but 1989 worksheet records it as : "Vic. v. Q'land / Melb. 1926/ Q'land's 2nd / Innings".
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 73 W: 73 D: 73mm (H: 2 7/8 W: 2 7/8 D: 2 7/8")
Media/Materials
Associated Event
Date Used
1926
Place Used
Location
On display
Registration No
M7204
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Keith Edward Rigg

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