Cricket ball collected by umpire Lou Rowan, Australia v England Test - Sydney, 1963

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Trophy/Sporting equipment/Ball
Date Used
Feb 1963
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Brief Description
Used cricket ball that has been made from four leather panels. The ball has been stitched with six rows of twine across the centre. The ball was attached to a circular wooden display ring, it is now loose again. On the top of the ball there is a drawing pin that originally contained the ball number. This ball was used in the Fifth Test in Sydney which was officiated by Lou Rowan (cricket umpire).
0 - Whole: H: 75 W: 75 D: 75mm (H: 2 15/16 W: 2 15/16 D: 2 15/16")
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Date Used
Feb 1963
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