Bottle, "Centenary Vintage Port, England v Australia 1980 - Match of the Century"

Object Type
Domestic items/Container/Bottle/Bottle of Port
Date Used
Sep 1980
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Bottle of port that has been opened and partially consumed. Bottle is now almost empty and it has been re-corked. Printed label on the front reads, "CENTENARY / VINTAGE PORT / 1972 / ENGLAND VS AUSTRALIA 1980 / MATCH OF THE CENTURY". Below this is a black and white illustration of a cricketer in a batting position. Another printed label has been adhered the reverse side and features the scorecard for Centenary Test Match at Lord's in 1980.
0 - Whole: H: 295 W: 75 D: 75mm (H: 11 5/8 W: 2 15/16 D: 2 15/16")
Associated Event
Date Used
Sep 1980
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by the Payne Family.




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