Sport Antiques Catalogue - Antique Cricket
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Vintage Gunn and Moore Cricket Bat.
A good Gunn & Moore cricket bat 'THE CANNON'.
The writing on the two shoulders reads: 'GUN & MOORE Ltd, MAKERS, NOTTINGHAM ENGLAND', whilst on the blade 'TREBLE SPRING, THE 'CANNON', GUN & MOORE, 'Patstone & Cox, Southampton'. A good looking bat with nice clean blade and rubberised grip.
Gunn & Moore was founded in 1885 by an English Test batsman William Gunn and a local businessman Thomas James Moore. The Nottinghamshire based company specialised in cricket equipment, it became part of the UNICORN GROUP in 1968.
H 83 cm x W 10.5 cm x D 5.5 cm
H 32½" x W 4" x D 2"