This ball was bowled by Tibby Cotter in the 1904 test match between Australia and England, in which he bowled six Englishmen for 40 runs. The cricket ball, which bears Cotter's signature, was turned into a memorial to him after he was killed in action in the First World War.
Cricket Ball Memorial to Albert 'Tibby' Cotter
Leather, Cotton Stitching, Silver Base, Enamel
Souvenirs and ephemera
First World War
Albert 'Tibby' Cotter
ALBERT COTTER 12th L Horse Killed in Action 31st October 1917 In his 34th Year