"Wimbledon" Tennis Racquet Cover Signed by 27 Champions

This hand-titled "The Lawn Championships, Wimbledon" tennis racquet cover features a stunning array of signatures and inscriptions from 27 Wimbleon champions, ranging from the 1920s through the 1970s. The racquet cover was personally owned by Loriel Budge, the wife of Tennis Hall of Famer Don Budge, and she has printed her name inside the cover. Each winner has written the year of their Wimbledon victory below their name. Signatures in black marker include: Althea Gibson (1957/58), Stan Smith (1972), Arthur Ashe (1975) and Virginia Wade (1977). Signatures in blue fountain pen include: Don Budge (1937/38), Frank Sedgman (1952) and Bjorn Borg (1976/77/78). Some of the earliest players to sign include: Kathleen Godfree (1924, black marker), Rene Lacoste (1935/28, brown marker)and Fred Perry (1934/35/36, black fountain pen). Measures 16 x 12.5. Comes with letter from the previous owner and a certificate that unconditionally guarantees the authenticity of this item.

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Wimbledon Tennis Racquet Cover Signed by 27 Champions

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