White ceramic tankard with side handle. Around the side is a brown transfer image bordered by a gold rim at the top and bottom. The image depicts a cricket game in progress, including W.G. Grace, on an oval with a water tank in the background. On the base is text including "THE ASHES TANKARD 1882-1982" and "FRANKLIN PORCELAIN". There are also two designs with interlocking letters (MCC) and a picture of the ashes trophy.
H: 165 W: 165 D: 124mm (H: 6 1/2 W: 6 1/2 D: 4 7/8")
Richard Barlow; 28 May 1851; 31 Jul 1919
Frederick Spofforth; 09 Sep 1853; 04 Jun 1926
W.G. Grace; 18 Jul 1848; 23 Oct 1915
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Dr. Basil Bennett