Polo ball used by Vicki Armour

Polo ball used by Vicki Armour

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Description (Brief)
Off-white, bamboo polo ball dented from use and used by Vicki Armour. Vicki Armour began playing polo at age 13 and later developed an active business, training and selling polo ponies. She played in many tournaments in the United States and throughout Europe in the 1970s and early 1980s and was considered one of the best women polo players in the country.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ball, polo
user
Armour, Vicki L.
maker
J. Salter & Sons
place made
United Kingdom: England
associated place
United Kingdom: England
used
United States: Florida
Physical Description
bamboo (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in; x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1984.0611.03
accession number
1984.0611
catalog number
1984.0611.03
Credit Line
Linda Besade
subject
Sports
Polo
Professional
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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