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Lawn Tennis Box, Alexandra

Category: Tennis and Racquet Sports

Subcategory: General

A rare pine Lawn Tennis box in excellent condition with black swan neck carrying handles, an hinged lid but with no locks. On the center of the inner lid is an applied green paper label. Printed in black on the label are the words 'Alexandra Lawn Tennis' with an idyllic scene of a Victorian mixed doubles match, the match is being played on a court with the early hourglass shape. There are no fittings within the box.

  • Year: 1880
  • Period: 1850-1899

  • Medium: Pine
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Condition: Very good and all original
  • Reference Number: 15712