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24th September 2017 

Lawn Tennis Flicker Books

LAWN TENNIS FLICKER BOOK BETTY NUTHALL.
A green cover Flicker Book No 7 issued by Slazengers showing Miss Betty Nuthall demonstrating The Forehand & Backhand Drives.. Great little book as you Flick the pages it seems like the Player is moving as the play the shots.Published by Slazengers London.
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LAWN TENNIS FLICKER BOOK BETTY NUTHALL.
A green cover Flicker Book No 8 issued by Slazengers showing Miss Betty Nuthall demonstrating The DROP VOLLEY & SERVICE. Great little book as you Flick the pages it seems like the Player is moving as the play the shots.Published by Slazengers London.
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LAWN TENNIS FLICKER BOOK BUNNY AUSTIN.
A green cover Flicker Book issued by Slazengers showing Bunny Austin (W.H.AUSTIN) Flicker no10, demonstrating The SERVICE & The SMASH. Great little book as you Flick the pages it seems like the Player is moving as the play the shots.Published by Slazengers London.

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VINTAGE LAWN TENNIS BALL BOXES DEMON SLAZENGER

VINTAGE LAWN TENNIS BALL BOXES DEMON SLAZENGER.
A selection of Lawn Tennis Ball Boxes all complete with white Tennis balls (used). Brand names consist of DUNLOP, SLAZENGER, DEMON,LILLYWHITES,F.H.AYRES,SPENCER MOULTON,Please ask to see current stock.The Demon Box in this picture has now been sold 29/7/2012

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VINTAGE SOLID SILVER LAWN TENNIS PRIZE SPOONS

VINTAGE SOLID SILVER LAWN TENNIS PRIZE SPOONS.
Various silver and silver plated Tennis Prize Spoons. All the spoons either have a Club Motif or a Crossed Racket motif to the top of the stem. Please ask for details ar inventory is always changing.

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HAZELLS GREEN STAR STREAMLINE LAWN TENNIS RACKET

HAZELLS GREEN STAR STREAMLINE TENNIS RACKET
A good condition racket HAZELLS PATENT STREAMLINE Racket. This style of racket was Patented by Bunny Austin in the 1930s. Good original strings 100%. Green binding& decoration. Good decals No splits or cracks or warping. Great iconic racket.
360.00

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ANTIQUE FLAT TOP FISHTAIL HANDLE TENNIS RACKET.

ANTIQUE FLAT TOP FISHTAIL HANDLE TENNIS RACKET.
A good Ash Frame Tennis Racket. The head is of the old style Flat Top.The strings are really Thick Gut. The long thin handle is finished in a classic Fishtail Shape. There are 2 cracks to the frame. (Please see photos). The Racket is stamped in gold THE ASSOCIATION No3 on one side and has a Makers Name to the other. I just cannot read the name.Everything about this racket gives the feeling of an early racket/ The really slim Handle the rounded Wedge there is even a slight Lob shape to the head. Weight 12 3/4ozs

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Vintage Tennis Court Line Marker Jaques Eclipse

A superbly Restored White Line Marking machine for Tennis Courts,Football Pitches. All the metal work has been restored with a Green Paint with exposed Lettering finished in Red. All in good working order. The name is on the oval between the handles Jaques Patent Eclipse Marker. Circa 1900. Great display item. 85.00. Please ask for more photos if interested as I can only host one photo per page.\\\\ Sold July 2016////

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VINTAGE LAWN TENNIS COURT MEASURES

VINTAGE LAWN TENNIS COURT MEASURES.
I always have a selection of Lawn Tennis Court Measures. They are either in Brass with Paper Labels or engraved Instructions. There are also Leather Cased measures with Paper Labels. All the Measures have Linen Tapes. Sometimes the brass piece from the end of the tape is missing. In these cases I try and replace the part with a similar age piece.All for sale individually,

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Vintage Silver Tennis Trophy Scandanavian Tennis Championships 1954 Finland Silver

This is a delightful Solid Silver Trophy which was awarded for the SCANDINAVIAN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS 1954in HELSINKI MENS DOUBLES 2nd PRIZE. Goblet shaped cup with wonderful hand chased decoration near foot of trophy. Silver hallmarks are for Finland 1954 you also have Makers Marks and Finnish Hallmarks for high quality silver. There is a Knock to edge of base does not impead the way the Trophy stands. The trophy is 5 inch tall and 3 inch wide at the top.Please ask for more photos if interested. 85.00

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Antique Table Tennis Bat,or Ping Pong F.H.AYRES Table Tennis London Rare Strung Head.

A really rare Table Tennis or Ping Pong Strung Bat. Made in the form of a Tennis Racket of its day, the Ash frame is shaped into an oval head with a Mahogany throat wedge. Hard Wood grips. The Mahogany Throat Wedge is beautifully stamped in Gold Lettering F.H. AYRES TABLE TENNIS LONDON. Circa 1900/1910.Size 17 inch long. 1 Original String snapped otherwise fantastic condition for age. Please ask for more Photos if interested. Price on request.\\\SOLD///

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Antique Table Tennis Bat Ping Pong Stunning Quality Mahogany & Satinwood.

A delightful quality Ping Pong Bat. Super quality as the bat is made of Mahogany with Satin Wood Grips.This Bat must have been something special as there are the Owners Initials hand engraved to the center of the Blade. The Grips are Satin Wood and they are held in place with Brass Pins.There is also a makers name stamped in the wood but I just cannot make out the name.More photos available please ask.

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VINTAGE TABLE TENNIS PING PONG SET BOXED J.JAQUES & HAMLEY BROS.

VINTAGE TABLE TENNIS PING PONG SET BOXED J.JAQUES & HAMLEY BROS.
A superior Box set of THE NEW GAME OF PING PONG OR GOSSIMA. Made by J.JAQUES & HAMLEY BROS LONDON. Card box with linen cover. The lid has a fantastic illustration of Fairies & Elves playing Ping Pong. Lid states that it can be bought at Hamley Bros Toy Warehouse 512 Oxford st near Marble Arch. The box contains a Pair of Vellum Drum Battledores. Wooden handles, the heads are edged in red leather. Stamped PING PONG. There are also a set of Turned wood Net posts with gilt brass table fittings. There is 1 old T.T ball. Instruction label to inside of lid. 95.00\\\\All SOLD////

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Rare Rare Table Tennis Bat Fretwork Design

This is a very Rare Table Tennis Bat. The blade has a design created by cutting away the wood. Fretwork is the style. Hard wood Blade with lighter wood Handle. Gurney in his book on T.T. describes this style of Bat as the Rarest form of Table Tennis Bat. Dates from around 1900/1910.

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VINTAGE MAHOGANY MULTIPLE TENNIS RACKET PRESSES

Vintage Mahogany Multiple Tennis Racket Presses. A good stock of Mahogany Presses all with brass fittings all circa 1900/1910. All in good order.



ANTIQUE TENNIS RACKET LADIES JEWELLERY

Antique Tennis Racket Ladies Jewellery. On view is a selection of Victorian Ladies Jewellery all styled as Early Tennis Rackets. Most are Hallmarked Silver. Prices are reasonable from 30.00 Please email for details.wot-a-racket@talk21.com

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VINTAGE WOOD HANDLE TENNIS RACKETS

Vintage 1900/1930s Wood Handle Tennis Rackets always available ideal for display museum quality

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DELIGHTFUL TENNIS BOWL HAND PAINTED TENNIS SCENE. SCHWARZBURG BONE CHINA

DELIGHTFUL TENNIS BOWL HAND PAINTED TENNIS SCENE. SCHWARZBURG BONE CHINA
A superb Schwarburg Bone China Bowl hand painted with a Lawn Tennis Scene. The scene shows 2 sets of Lovers deep in conversation. The Men are carrying Early Flat Top Rackets.The Bowl has the Factory Mark to rear. Size 5.5in diameter and 2in deep. Perfect condition dates from around 1900/1910.Price 75.00

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VINTAGE HAZELLS TENNIS RACKET CLUB OR SHOP RACKET PRESS.SOLD

VINTAGE HAZELLS TENNIS RACKET CLUB OR SHOP RACKET PRESS.
A fine free standing Multiple Racket Press.The press showing Hazells Decal to each end. Either made for a Shop selling Hazell Streamline Rackets or for a Club. Free standing and displays the Rackets superbly.185.00 SOLD

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Antique Patent Tennis Racket George Bussey & Co Patent Bamboo Handle

A quite rare Victorian era Tennis Racket. Made by Bussey & Co it has their Patent Bamboo sprung shaft.The Ash frame is chamfered to allow the Bamboo handle to form into the grip. The bamboo shaft splices into the Mahogany Wedge giving a distinctive look to this racket. I believe this was a nice Fantail shape handle before it was unfortunately cut short.Bussey & Co stamp to mahogany Wedge. Original Gut strings with wear to center.Traces of leather head guard still visible always a good sign on an early racket. Good example of early Racket development, would be a lot more expensive if not cut down. More pictures available. Always happy to combine postage.\\\\ Sold////

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Vintage Slazenger Steel Strung Racket The THOR 1925

A good Patent Wood Handle steel head Racket. Strings are Steel Piano Wire. Good decal Slazengers Steel 1925 with Crown above.The wood handle is stamped for Slazengers Ltd and on the other side is stamped Lawrence Pounteny Hill London. There is a String adjuster to the throat of the head.Cream coloured painted head. Wood Handle with Leather Butt Cap. Please ask for more Photos as I can only add 1 photo per page. 165.00. This model is named THOR in my books. \\\\sold////

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Vintage Art Nouveau Tray Lady with Racket, Tennis Knife Rests 2 Sets

Here we have 3 seperate items
1) Art Nouveau Pewter Tray/Pin Diosh embossed with a Lady holding a Racket. Flowing Art Nouveau lines. Marked to reat Electra 13001 beneath an Imperial Eagle. Size 7 in by 5in. Price 75.00
2) A pair of EdwardianTennis Knife and Fork Rests. Circular Base with Net standing ready to recieve the Cutlery. Rackets & Ball lying below Net.This is the smallerof the 2 pair I have. Price 100.00 \\\\\\Sold////
3) Larger Pair of Ewardian Tennis Knife rests. Oblong base and same design as the smaller set above. I have never seen this large set before so I believe quite rare. Wonderful detail. Price 125.00\\\\\\ SOLD/////

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