Postcard: Unidentified cricket team, c1910s; Thomas Illingworth & Co; 1910s; 201...

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New Zealand Cricket Museum

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Postcard: Unidentified cricket team, c1910s

About this object

This postcard was one of many in a collection sent back to New Zealand by Frederick James Mettam of Swanson while serving in WWI. Sadly, Fred Mettam died of wounds sustained in action on April 6 1918.

Although it was sent to New Zealand, we suspect it may actually have been taken in New Zealand, possibly around West Auckland where Fred Mettam lived. The man in the middle of the front row bears a resemblance to Fred.

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Maker

Thomas Illingworth & Co

Maker Role

Producer

Date Made

1910s

Medium and Materials

Glossy photographic card

Measurements

136mm (W) x 89mm (H)

Collection

New Zealand Cricket Museum Collection

Credit Line

New Zealand Cricket Museum, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz

Object Type

Postcard

Object number

2016.8.9

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