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Vintage Tennis Racket

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Antique lawn tennis racket, the 'Standard'. An original flat top lawn tennis racket with unusual stringing called 'The Standard '. It has a good straight ash frame with rounded edges. The racket has the original shoulder whipping, thick grip with a leather butt cap. The walnut concave wedge has a piece of ash across the throat, throat embossed 'Standard', ta Davis, London. Other side stamped 'AKTIEBOLAGET HUSOVARNA, HELSINGFORS HELSINKI'. The stringing with red trebling top and bottom with two more rows near the center. A good vintage wooden tennis racket.

Details

  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Excellent and original.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 26.78 in. x W 9.26 in. x D 1.78 in.H 68 cm x W 23.5 cm x D 4.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    Oxfordshire, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    18552
  • Reference Number
    LU975712144461
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About the Seller

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1stdibs seller since 2013
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
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