Photograph of Australian XI, 1878

Object Type
Photography/Photograph/Black and white
Framed
Date Used
1878
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Object Detail


Brief Description
Black and white copy of a photograph, possibly taken from a newspaper or magazine, of 12 men in cricket whites, one man in a suit and bowler hat. The back row stands, the front row is seated on the ground. Most of the men wear striped caps without peaks. Handwritten heading reads 1st AUSTRALIAN TOURING TEAM/ 1878. The names of the men depicted have been printed underneath the photo. reading left to right; (back row) J. Mc Blackham,. G.H. Bailey., T. Horan,. J. Conway (mgnr), A.C. Bannerman.,. C. Bannerman, W.L. Murdoch/ (Middle row) F.E. Allan,. D.W. Gregory (capt)/ (Front row) F.R. Spofforth,. W.E.Midwinter, T.W. Garrret., H.F. Boyle.
Off-white windowmount, wooden frame with gold-painted inner rim.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 483 W: 530 D: 20mm (H: 19 W: 20 7/8 D: 13/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1878
Location
On display
Registration No
M1607

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