19th Century (1800s) toys / games - USHist.com
Cloth Ball: These tough balls are made from canvas. They're about the size of a softball and can be used for countless games. Many kids could be kept busy for hours with just one of these balls and a stick for a bat. At least 1860s on. Leather Ball: This is the ball that comes with Knurr and Spell. It is made in the old "lemon peel" sewn style.