Jaques of London have long been the market-leading brand for Croquet and the Oxford Croquet Set is one of their higher end garden sets.
The high quality premium mallets with brass-bound ends are about as good as it gets for home croquet sets. Hand-made in Britain in Jaques' own factory from prime English Ash, the mallets are adult size (37 x9 x 3 inches). The classic pine box is also made in England.
Hoops and balls are good quality but are not competition-spec so the set is not suitable for Croquet clubs and competitions. However, the components are all premium standard and a full-size court can be laid out in full - delineated with the nice looking material corner flags.
For those looking for a high quality present for a family or group, the Jaques Oxford Croquet set with it's premium brass-bound mallets would make an excellent choice.
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