Trophy, silver tankard; awarded to George Alexander by F T Sargood, in 1880. Tankard has one squared hollow form handle; engraved inscription on side of tankard, reads, "PRESENTED BY / THE HON BLE F.T. SARGOOD. / ON BEHALF OF / A NUMBER OF COLONISTS IN ENGLAND / to Mr. G. Alexander. / IN COMMEMORATION OF // THE VISIT OF THE AUSTRALIAN CRICKETING TEAM / SEASON 1880 / ...". Makers mark at right of handle.
0 - Whole: H: 135 W: 110 D: 135mm (H: 5 5/16 W: 4 5/16 D: 5 5/16")
Frederick Thomas Sargood; 30 May 1834; 02 Jan 1903
George Alexander; 22 Apr 1851; 06 Nov 1930
Australian Cricket Team in England 1880
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mr Ron Thomson