Porcelain tankard - Ashes Centenary Tankard - commemorating 1882 Test Match

Object Type
Domestic items/Container/Tankard
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Brief Description
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.
Measurements
H: 165 W: 165 D: 124mm (H: 6 1/2 W: 6 1/2 D: 4 7/8")
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Associated Event
Location
In storage
Registration No
M3161
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Dr. Basil Bennett

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