Back to the main page Back to category Fine Racquets

watch details

ANTIQUE (1905) SPALDING "All Comers" OVAL WOOD TENNIS RACKET with Press & cover

Estimated price for orientation: 29 $

Category: Fine Racquets

Condition: Used: An item that has been used previously. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab ... Read moreabout the condition Brand: Spalding

ANTIQUE (1905) SPALDING "All Comers" OVAL WOOD TENNIS RACKET with Press & coverAntique Racket with Press (frame) and coverRacket is in excellent shape.Appears to have been kept in the press.Very tightly strung.No warping of racket.Marking on bottom of handle "Patented January 3 1905", "A.G. Spalding & Bros", "Made in U.S.A.", Spalding Trade Mark.Markings on racket head "A.J. Spalding & Bros." and other side "Spalding All Comers".Markings on side of handle "Autograph Gut" "10 W 34" and other side "Guaranteed Only When Kept in Press" and "R 14".Press (frame) in nice condition, previous owner appears to have written their name on the back of the frame.  See photos.Cover in fair condition.  Front marked Armour's Tennis Strings. Back shows more signs of wear.Terms & PaymentThanks for looking and/or bidding on my auction. Please keep in mind that almost all of my items are used and/or vintage items from estate sales, flea markets or picks in Central Pennsylvania. A majority of the items I sell are lightly cleaned. A few items I sell just as I found them; Either case, they may have minor surface dent and dings. I attempt to describe the items as accurately as possible and try to highlight what I believe to be the most critical aspects. Items are as described above. The items are better illustrated in the accompanied photos. I take many pictures of each item from all angles. Be sure to inspect them all; zoom in for the details- as they better serve to complete my description. All items are selling as is, as shown.Please pay within (4) days to avoid an automated eBay unpaid item claim.I welcome questions and encourage you to email me with any questions you may have before bidding.ShippingI ship within 24 hours of receiving payment unless there are rare and unusual circumstances. I most often use Priority Mail to speed delivery of your item. If item weighs less than 13oz., I will ship USPS First Class to save shipping costsThanks again for visiting my auction !