Sport Antiques Catalogue - Antique Cricket
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Spelter Figure of C.B Fry.
A cricket figure of a bowler made from spelter, a white metal cast in the lost wax process. The figure depicts C.B Fry about to bowl. C.B. Fry was an exceptional sportsman playing both international cricket and football for England. He also played rugby to a high level and held the world long jump record. He represented India at the League of Nations and such was his fame that he was offered the throne of Albania.
H 28 cm x W 10.5 cm x D 20.5 cm
H 11" x W 4" x D 8"