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Tennis Racket

Description

Tennis racket with brown felt cover tied on with an orange ribbon; wood racket with wood grip; bottom of handle wrapped in leather and attached with small tacks/nails and bottom painted red; band of red leather at top of neck with cloth ribbon overlay and attached with small tacks/nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
felt (textile)
gut
leather
satin
wood (plant material)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Descriptive terms
felt (textile)
leather
Possibly gut
Possibly satin
Racket, Tennis
rackets (sports equipment)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
26 3/4 x 9 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.961A
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Edna R. Gardiner
GUSN
223574

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