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Glass from the yacht MORNA

Date: 1941-1954
Overall: 97 x 89 x 80 mm, 0.25 kg
Medium: Glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Patricia Carruthers
Object Name: Tumbler
Object No: 00028747
Place Manufactured:België

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    HistoryOne of a set of glasses used by friends and members of the Plowman family on board the yacht MORNA. MORNA was owned by Sir Claude Plowman who raced it in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race winning in 1946, 1947 and 1948. Sir Claude Plowman purchased the yacht from Sir Frank Packer around 1941. After Sir Claude Plowman's death in 1954 the yacht was sold and renamed KURREWA IV.

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