Cricket Bats, Balls & Equipment

Lot 807:
Lot 807
Geoffrey Boycott. Yorkshire & England 1962-1985. Large original mono press photograph of Boycott celebrating with arms and bat raised, having completed his one hundredth first-class century in the Headingley Test against Australia in 1977. Signed and inscribed to the photograph, 'To Ken, with all my good wishes. My Magic Moment. Geoff Boycott'. The photograph measures approx. 14"x10". Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 20"x14". G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 808:
Lot 808
Australia tour to England 1948. Mono facsimile reprint image of the Australian touring party at Trent Bridge before the first Test. Signed to the lower border in later years by twelve members of the touring party. Signatures are Bradman (Captain), Harvey, Morris, Miller, Johnson, Lindwall, Hassett, Brown, Ring, Loxton, Hamence and Toshack. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 809:
Lot 809
George Alphonso Headley. Jamaica & West Indies 1927/1954. Excellent original mono press photograph of Headley while on the West Indies tour to England 1933. Headley, known by the press as 'the Bradman of the West Indies', is depicted three quarter length wearing a trilby hat and overcoat, with a cricket sweater draped over his shoulders. Date stamped to verso 29th May 1933, a few days after Headley scored 129 for West Indies v M.C.C. at Lord's. 6.5"x8.5". Some press masking to the photograph, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
Lot 810:
Lot 810
K.S. Duleepsinhji. Sussex & England 1924-32. Excellent original sepia press photograph of Duleepsinhji, three quarter length wearing a suit, sanding down his cricket bat. 6.5"x8.5". Small nick to left edge, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 811:
Lot 811
M.C.C. tour to Australia, 1958/59. Original mono 'Central Press Photos' photograph of Richie Benaud shaking hands with Peter May following Australia's victory in the fourth Test at Adelaide to win back the Ashes. Signed and annotated by Benaud '5 years and 5 months after losing the Ashes at the Oval'. 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 812:
Lot 812
Herbert Sutcliffe, Len Hutton & Geoff Boycott, Yorkshire & England. Original mono photograph of Sutcliffe seated in a wheelchair with Boycott and Hutton to either side on the occasion of Boycott reaching his hundredth first class century in the Test match against Australia in 1977, an accolade also achieved by Sutcliffe and Hutton. The photograph nicely signed in blue ink by all three. Photograph by Ken Kelly, Birmingham. 12"x9.5". Some creasing otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 813:
Lot 813
M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1938/39. 'Timeless Test'. Original sepia press photograph from the fifth and final Test played at Durban, 3rd-14th March 1939. The photograph depicts Eddie Paynter playing a pull shot to leg in England's first innings, Walter Hammond at the non-striker's end looking on. The photograph laid down and mounted in modern mount with printed title above, and description of the match below. 10"x8". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
The fifth and final Test of the tour was played at Durban and lasted ten days. South Africa had set England a record 696 to win and reached 654 for 5 when the Captains declared the match a draw due to the M.C.C. team having to travel back to Cape Town to catch the 'Athlone Castle' for home. The Test became known as 'The Timeless' Test and was the last to be played in this format. England won the series 1-0
Lot 814:
Lot 814
England 1980s-1990s. Thirty six original colour press photographs, the majority colour, of match action, official player portraits etc. A good number relate to the one day international series v Pakistan 1992, also the England v Pakistan Test series 1987, World Cups 1996 and 1999 etc. Players featured include Botham, Blakey, Smith, Atherton, Cork, Russell, Mullally (England), Javed Miandad, Rahid Latif, Salim Malik, Wasim Akram (Pakistan), Hanse Cronje, Paul Adams (South Africa) etc. Also Martin Crowe in the Hong Kong Sixes 1995, Imran Khan with Princess Diana etc. The majority 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 815:
Lot 815
England v Australia home and away tours 1980s-1990s. A good selection of thirty nine original colour and mono press photographs featuring match action from Tests, one day internationals and tour matches for the period. Images include Merv Hughes on all fours trying to catch a dog on the pitch at Trent Bridge 1993. Other players featured include Marsh, Thomson, Border, McGrath, Warne, Healey, Taylor, Jones, S. Waugh, M. Waugh (Australia), Emburey, Such, Stewart, Butcher, Atherton, Cork, Lewis, Gough (England) etc. 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 816:
Lot 816
England v West Indies home and away tours 1980s-1990s. Thirty nine original colour and mono press photographs of match action from Test and one day international series in England 1984, 1988, 1994, and 1995 and to West Indies 1980/81 and 1993/94. Players featured include Richards, Walsh, Murray, Richardson, Haynes, Marshall (West Indies), Jackman, Gatting, Bairstow, Broad, Botham, Curtis, Gower, Thorpe, Ramprakash, Smith (England) etc. 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
Lot 817:
Lot 817
England v South Africa, home and away tours 1980s-1990s. Thirty nine original colour and mono press photographs of match action from Tests and one day international matches, player portraits etc for series in England 1994, to South Africa 1995/96 etc. Players featured include Norris, S. Pollock, Adams, Richardson, Matthews, Cronje, Le Roux, Van der Bijl, Rhodes, Kirsten (South Africa), Martin, Atherton, Ramprakash, Smith, DeFreitas, Cork, Thorpe, Gooch, Malcolm, Gough (England) etc. 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £10
Lot 818:
Lot 818
England v India and away tours 1980s-1990s. Twenty six original colour and mono press photographs of match action from Tests, World Cup and one day international matches etc for series in England 1996, to India , World Cup 1987, Hong Kong Sixes 1995 etc. Players featured include Azharuddin, Shrikkanth, More, Mongia, Jadeja, Tendulkar, Manjrekar, Sidhu (India), Hussain, Atherton, Lewis, Martin, Irani, Brown, Mullally (England) etc. 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
Lot 819:
Lot 819
Test cricketers 1980s-1990s. Twenty five original mono press photographs of match action, player portraits, crowd scenes, umpires etc from Tests World Cup and one day international matches etc for the period. Players featured include Border (Australia), Botham, Gatting, Broad, Smith, Gooch, Tavare (England), Mudassar Nazar, Javed Miandad (Pakistan), Yajuvender Singh, More, Sharma, Parkar (India), Bracewell, Crowe (New Zealand) etc. 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 820:
Lot 820
Australia tour to England 1948. Two original mono press photographs of match action from the second Ashes Test at Lord's, 24th-29th June 1948. The photographs depict Miller fielding the ball in the slips of Hutton on the second day, and Bedser being bowled by Lindwall on day three. Small red ink stains, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Sold with an impressive mono press photograph of a packed grandstand at Lord's for M.C.C. v Australians, 22nd- 25th May 1948. 10"x8" and smaller. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Australia won the second Test by 409 runs with centuries in the match by Morris (105) and Barnes (141). The Australians beat M.C.C. by an innings and 158 runs (Miller 163)
Lot 821:
Lot 821
Cricket photographs 1920s-1940s. A selection of eight mono press and candid photographs and one copy photograph depicting cricketers of the period. One photograph features Walsh (Leicestershire), Oldfield (Lancashire) and Dyson (Glamorgan) on Sir Julian Cahn's final tour, to New Zealand 1938/39, signed in ink to the photograph by the three players. Another features Astill (Leicestershire) on the golf course during the same tour. Other players featured include Alan Melville as Captain of Oxford University C.C., J.W. Hearne checking a cricket bat with Mrs. C.A. Hearne etc. Also the Prince of Wales arriving at The Oval c1930s etc. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 9
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 822:
Lot 822
England v West Indies 1933. Original mono press photograph depicting a panoramic view of the match in progress, first Test, Lord's, 12th-15th August 1933, with Turnbull playing a pull shot off Griffiths. 10"x4". Unevenly trimmed to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 823:
No lot
Estimate: £0/0
Hammer price: £0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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