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Tennis Racket

Description

Wooden tennis racket with grip wrapped in tape; 1 1/4" red leather band above grip; brown cloth ribbon band on top of leather band with scalloped edge and stitiched line motif; neck of racket comprised of inlaid wood with three colors or types of wood; strings are broken with border o

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Henry V" (Engraved)
Material
cotton (textile)
gut
leather
tape (materials)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
leather
Possibly gut
Racket, Tennis
rackets (sports equipment)
tape (materials)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1912.147
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
222008

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