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Vintage Medicine Ball


Category: Athletics

Vintage leather Medicine Ball.
A good quality suede leather medicine ball (pumpkin shaped). The is made from twelve leather segments sewn around two leather discs (one at each end). One of the segments has a faint name on it 'SOMMS'. These types of balls have been widely used for conditioning and strengthening the upper body of athletes and boxers for many years.

  • Year: C. 1920
  • Period: 1900-1949

  • Dimensions:
    Dia. 24.5cm
    Dia. 9½"

  • Medium: Leather
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Condition: Good and well used.
  • Reference Number: 27324