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Trophy - Cricket, Massey-Ferguson Perkins Engines, 1978 Object Reg. No: HT 17306

The Massey-Ferguson Perkins Engines annual cricket trophy won in 1978.

Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Wooden main board, rectangular with rounded corners. Bevelled edge on front. Gold-coloured metal panel adhered top centre, engraved "MASSEY-FERGUSON PERKINS ENGINES ANNUAL CRICKET TROPHY". Silver-coloured plastic figure screwed to left side, comprised of a square with four intersecting circles. Adhered to centre: Wooden replica cricket bats with dark brown thread handles, metal cricket stumps and bails and metal ball. Raised plastic Massey-Ferguson logo adhered to right side, comprised of three intersecting triangles with "M", "F" and the profile of a tractor. Rusted metal shield nailed to bottom left corner, with engraving "1978 / WON BY / M.F. / 19.2.78". Heads of two metal screws visible within recess on reverse.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 39 mm (Height), 501 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: cricket, trophies, sporting competitions
Themes this item is part of: Sporting Clubs at Sunshine Harvester Works, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Cricket
Tertiary Classification: plaques
Inscriptions: Metal panel engraved "MASSEY-FERGUSON PERKINS ENGINES ANNUAL CRICKET TROPHY". Raised plastic logo with "M" and "F". Metal shield engraved "1978 / WON BY / M.F. / 19.2.78".
Place & Date Awarded: Australia, 1978

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