From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria
- A green clear glass bottle with the word COUNTRY embossed on the front and MBCV in a spade below it. the base is dimpled and the bottle is designed for a crown seal.
- H-320mm D-790mm
- container bottle m.b.c.v.
- At one time, almost all breweries in Australia had their own brand of returnable bottle or were members of bottle co-operatives that managed returnable bottles. Instead of being crushed to make new bottles, as happens in most cases today, these returnable bottles were returned to the brewery or bottle co-operative, washed, inspected for cracks and chips and returned to service.
- At bottom - Property of the Manufacturers Bottle co-op of Victoria PTY Ltd
on front - COUNTRY with MBCV in a spade beneath it
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM