Lot 494: A collection of six tennis racquet presses, i) an aluminium La Presse
November 7, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A collection of six tennis racquet presses, i) an aluminium La Presse "Defenda" by Williams & Co., Paris ii & iii) a pair of green painted patent aluminium presses by Slazengers iv) an aluminium press with B A G monogram v) a mahogany pear-shaped press by an unknown maker with dividers for 4 racquets vi) a wooden x-frame press sold together with: a trophy for the men's singles finalist at the 2011 Aegon International Tennis Tournament played at Devonshire Park Eastbourne, the circular glass trophy with presentation inscription, diameter 25.5cm., in original case inscribed AEGON The final was contested between Andreas Seppi and Janko Tipsarevic who was forced to retire in the 3rd set.
Notes: Racquet Sports