Photocopy of declaration from Melbourne Cricket Club to English cricket team, 25 March 1862

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Declaration
Date Used
25 Mar 1862
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Photocopy of a handwritten declaration; from the MCC to the English touring cricket team of 1862. Printed in black ink on white paper. Refers to the handing over of a purse of one hundred sovereigns to the English team and an invitation to return again. Players names written in calligraphy at top of page. Verso object pencil note "Received at the MCC Museum on the 13/9/2001 Given by Alex Robertson". In ink (different handwriting) also verso object "I have original/ in England".
0 - Whole: H: 380 W: 252 D: 1mm (H: 14 15/16 W: 9 15/16 D: 1/16")
Date Used
25 Mar 1862
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Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Mr. Alexander Robertson




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