Cricket boot (left), worn by George Tribe

Object Type
Clothing or accessories/Footwear/Boot
Date Used
Circa 1946
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Brief Description
A size 7 Men's left cricket boot. Boot features an all leather sole, with small metal spikes protruding. Sole upper is white painted soft leather, with metallic eyelets for lace, and front of boot is steel capped. Manufacturer's details upon sole. Boot was worn by Victorian and Australian cricketer of the mid. to late 1940's, George Tribe, who found consistent first-class cricket success later playing for the English county club Northamptonshire in the 1950's.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 170 W: 290 D: 105mm (H: 6 11/16 W: 11 7/16 D: 4 1/8")
Media/Materials
Date Used
Circa 1946
Location
In storage
Registration No
M15563.1
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by the McMillan Family

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