Photograph of the Melbourne Cricket Ground during the Second Ashes Test match in December 1911-January 1912. The picture is taken from an elevated angle and shows a side-on view of the wicket, with all but two of the fielding team visible, a large scoreboard in the background and spectators crowding the stands. The photograph is mounted on brown coloured board, with a handwritten inscription below that reads "SECOND TEST MATCH 1911-12 / Melbourne Cricket Ground / Armstrong bowling - Rhodes batting". reg number inscribed on bottom left and right reverse along with MCC stamp. title inscribed middle reverse.
(mounted): H: 750 W: 1010 D: 3mm (H: 29 1/2 W: 39 3/4 D: 1/8")
Wilfred Rhodes; 29 Oct 1877; 08 Jul 1973
Warwick Armstrong; 22 May 1879; 13 Jul 1947