Football constructed of four pieces of leather sewn together, and with leather strapping on one side securing the internal inflatable bladder. Inscription: 'MATCH/II/T.W.SHERRIN/MAKER/WARRANTED'. Football is part of a trophy presented to William A. O'Cock as captain of the Collingwood Trades Football Club who were premiers in 1905. Collingwood Trades was part of a Wednesday football competition. The football, penny (M2919.2) and rosette (M2919.9) within the trophy were those used on the day of the premiership win.
0 - Whole: H: 200 W: 290 D: 200mm (H: 7 7/8 W: 11 7/16 D: 7 7/8")
Wally Ocock; 17 Jun 1875; 1951
Collingwood Trades Football Club