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Ceramic tankard with an Australian scene on its side that is titled 'Mine Like a Plurry Drink'

1996.0006.0001.003

Ceramic tankard with an Australian scene on its side that is titled 'Mine Like a Plurry Drink'

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Physical description

Brown glazed pottery tankard with a raised Australian bush scene depicting trees, a 'whirlie', a kangaroo, and an Aboriginal person in the process of throwing a boomerang, presumably at the kangaroo. Between the person and the kangaroo is 'MINE TINK I LIKE A PLURRY DRINK'. The handle is in the form of a boomerang. The 'R.FOWLER LIMITED AUSTRALIA [Kneeling Bowman]' maker's mark on the base is smudged. It has an image of archer in the middle. 'AUST CAT 330' is on a small square white sticker on the right hand side of the mark, and there is a small round green sticker with '234' written on it.

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