Cricket ball collected by umpire Lou Rowan, Australia v England Test - Melbourne, 1971

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Trophy/Sporting equipment/Ball
Date Used
Jan 1971
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Object Detail

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 has been attached to a circular wooden display ring. On the top of the ball there is a drawing pin that contains a sticker. It reads '25'. Underneath the ball there is handwritten inscription that reads '25'. This ball was used in the Fifth Test in Melbourne 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
Jan 1971
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