Lot 128

ETON COLLEGE CRICKET XI. A set of 11 sepia portrait cards, photographed by Hills & Saunders (9) and Alfred D. Kissack (2), of the Eton College cricket first XI, each inscribed with names on the verso and dated 1892, the cards measuring 105 x 65mm. The players are identified as A. D. Forbes, Pilkington, Cobboll, Bromley Martin, Lane Fox, Northey, [?]Bircham, Greenford, Lee, Studd and Hoare. The collection is held between two sheets of Perspex. RARE. "Lots of old established Eton names here: Forbes, Pilkington, Lane Fox, Studd and Hoare to be going on with" (H.B.). (11)

Estimate: £400-£600