A fine lawn tennis measure in original card box in excellent condition. This measure was made by Dean-Bedington, London and has the DEAN trademark.
This useful tool is made of brass with a canvas tape. The paper label applied to one side shows the measurements of a singles and doubles lawn tennis court with the net height and post positions. Anyone with a lawn large enough could purchase a complete boxed set with the necessary equipment and set up a lawn tennis court. This was a vital piece of equipment to do this accurately. 78 feet in length.The box is in fair condition for it's age but the tape in virtually unused.10.5 cm diameter4" diameter
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