Chalice, lid; contains original MCG wicket soil - 1859-1983. Authenticated by John Lill, then MCC Secretary. Chalice features images of W G Grace, Don Bradman, Dennis Lillee, Neil Harvey, Gary Sobers, Bill Ponsford. Two thousand sections of turf were housed in chalices and distributed to/acquired by MCC Members in 1983; this is number 0029. Made by Kirra Pewter.
W.G. Grace; 18 Jul 1848; 23 Oct 1915
Don Bradman; 27 Aug 1908; 25 Feb 2001
Dennis Lillee; 18 Jul 1949
Bill Ponsford; 19 Oct 1900; 06 Apr 1991