Cricket bat, autographed by 1999 Australian Cricket World Cup team

Object Type
Sporting equipment/Playing equipment/Bat
Date Used
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Cricket bat presented in a clear perspex and light wood display case. The bat features a spliced blade and handle covered with black rubber grip. A green, gold, white and blue label is adhered to the face of the blade, bearing the Kookaburra and ACB logos. A coloured, circular sticker below reads, "EMIRATES AUSTRALIAN CRICKET TEAM / WORLD CUP 1999". This is followed by the names and signatures of players from the Australian Cricket Team. Below the bat is a brass plaque inscribed, "THIS BAT, SIGNED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE / AUSTRALIAN WORLD CUP 1999 / CHAMPION TEAM / WAS PRESENTED TO / MELBOURNE CRICKET CLUB / BY THE / AUSTRALIAN CRICKET BOARD".
0 - Whole: H: 1050 W: 185 D: 120mm (H: 41 5/16 W: 7 5/16 D: 4 3/4")
Date Used
In storage
Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by the Australian Cricket Board.


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