Diamond-shaped metal MCC membership medallion, the obverse featuring gilt as well as blue, red and white enamel decoration, with a blue, red and white cord attached. MCC emblem debossed in gold on blue in central diamond, the years "55 * 56" on red at top, and inscribed on white at bottom, "MELBOURNE CRICKET CLUB". Gilt leaf decoration. Inscription embossed on reverse reads, "NOT / TRANSFERABLE/ SEASON ENDS / 31ST AUG. 1956 / COUNTRY", and at centre is debossed the membership number 2126. A hallmark is embossed at bottom of medallion, "BERTRAM BROS / MELB.". Hole at top with suspension ring attached to cord.
0 - Whole: H: 34 W: 29 D: 2mm (H: 1 5/16 W: 1 1/8 D: 1/16")
0 - Whole: 155mm (6 1/8")
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838
Anonymously donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum in 1987