White cotton handkerchief printed with cameo photographs of England cricket captain Peter May and New Zealand cricket captain John Reid. The two portraits are printed on diagonal corners opposite each other and have the players' signatures underneath. In the centre of the design is written "NEW ZEALAND . ENGLAND CRICKET TESTS 1958" in a circle, and on the two other corners are printed images of a rose and a fern leaf. The item is attached to a fabric backing and mounted behind white card.
(mounted): H: 602 W: 616 D: 3mm (H: 23 11/16 W: 24 1/4 D: 1/8")
Peter May; 31 Dec 1929; 27 Dec 1994
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Anthony Baer