Auction Date: 30/09/2018 at 10am
Cricket – Rare 1951‘Bulli Soil’ Cricket Ball with details painted onto the ball ‘Bulli Soil D Compton 1951’. Formed from the Bulli Soil used as a top dressing on the Sydney Cricket Ground for over 120 years, presumably given to the England Touring players in 1951. Slightly smaller than a regular sized Cricket Ball. Created as a memento to commemorate the use of Bulli Black. Only two other examples are known.