Lot 198Cricket - Gunn & Moore Cricket Bat ‘The...

Auction Date: 30/09/2018 at 10am

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Cricket - Gunn & Moore Cricket Bat ‘The Cannon’ with 1892 Presentation Shield engraved ‘YDCC Presented to P.S John Buckingham by G. Hassellton, Esq for the Best Average Score 1892’, ‘The Cannon’ and maker’s mark to the blade, with good grip. William Gunn and TJ Moore Est Sports outlet in 1885. In 1890 William Sherwin opened a workshop a few doors away and did much work for Gunn and Moore on re-blading and repairs. They joined forces in 1892 so this could be one of the first bats fashioned by Sherwin for Gunn and Moore. Appears in good condition

Hammer Price: £60.00

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