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Flat top Lawn Tennis Racket


£450.00

More about: F.H. Ayres

Category: Tennis and Racquet Sports

Subcategory: Rackets

F.H Ayres Lawn Tennis Racket.
A fine example of a flat top lawn tennis racket by F.H. Ayres. The racket has an ash frame with faint Ayres name, convex walnut wedge and with original thick gut stringing. The stringing is slightly damaged but all there. It has two rows of trebling at the bottom and three at the top. The handle is quite square with leather butt cap, side stamped 13oz ¾.

  • Year: Circa late 1880's
  • Dimensions:
    H 68cm x W 23cm x D 4cm
    H 26¾" x W 9" x D 1½"

  • Medium: Ash
  • Country: England
  • Condition: Original, with some broken strings.
  • Reference Number: 17851