1883 Arthur Shrewsbury Nottinghamshire County Cricket & England batsman 2nd to WG Grace Baines



1883 Arthur Shrewsbury of Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club (since 1875) & of England (1881-1893) a batsman 2nd only to WG Grace - the 1st choice opening batsman in the words of Grace. A very early Baines sports card! The coat of arms appeared only on the earliest of Baines sports cards, after the Pears Soap "Baines litho" period.