Tennis Racket

Collection Type

  • Sporting equipment

GUSN

GUSN-223549

Description

Wooden tennis racket with wood grip; two-toned handle (bottom 2/3 stained dark); bottom of handle wrapped in leather and attached with small nails/tacks; inlay of darker-toned wood at neck; five inches by one-eighths inch hole cut thorugh handle from left to right side above grip area, nail/screw at top of neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

rackets (sports equipment)
wood (plant material)
Racket, Tennis

Inscription

"LC/ Trademark" (Inside circle)
"HARRY C. LEE & Co./ NEW YORK" (stamped)
"Pat Mar 10th 09 # 881 266" (Numbers were punched into surface)

Maker

Harry C. Lee & Co. (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Sports Equipment

Dimensions

27 1/8 x 8 7/8 x 1 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1934.2192