Cricket bat with sealed, spliced blade and twine bound handle. The front of the blade bears the imprinted inscription THE LEN HUTTON AUTOGRAPH / LEONARD HUTTON / TEST RECORD 364 / V AUSTRALIANS 1938. This is followed by the signatures, in ink, of the 1946-47 England Cricket Team, with the Australian Cricket Team signatures on the rear. The maker's mark GRADIDGE WOOLWICH LONDON has been imprinted on the front and rear of the blade.
H: 845 W: 115 D: 40mm (H: 33 1/4 W: 4 1/2 D: 1 9/16")
Len Hutton; 23 Jun 1916; 06 Sep 1990
Australian Cricket Team 1946-47
English Cricket Team 1946-47
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by R. B. Turner