Game of shuttlecock and battledore

#Picture Number SP100

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of three young women playing a game of shuttlecock and battledore. They wear elaborate full-skirted dresses, and one woman wears a hat. The aim of the game is to hit the shuttlecock from one player to another without letting it fall to the ground; the game is related to modern badminton.