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Pop-top drink can

Made by The South African Breweries Ltd in Johannesburg, South Africa, 1973-1991.

Drink can, ‘Castle Lager’, aluminium / rubber, can end designed by Mike Debenham and BHP Co Ltd, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, can made by [The South African Breweries Ltd, Johannesburg, South Africa], 1973-1991

Beer can decorated with red and gold design on outer surface. The name of the beer is at the centre on a scroll. A red castle against a gold shield shape is above as is the text ‘GREAT SOUTH AFRICA BEER’. Below the scroll is the company’s logo and wording in Africaan. The ...

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Drink can, 'Castle Lager', aluminium / rubber, can end designed by Mike Debenham and BHP Co Ltd, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, can made by [The South African Breweries Ltd, Johannesburg, South Africa], 1973-1991

Beer can decorated with red and gold design on outer surface. The name of the beer is at the centre on a scroll. A red castle against a gold shield shape is above as is the text 'GREAT SOUTH AFRICA BEER'. Below the scroll is the company's logo and wording in Africaan. The opposite side has the wording above the scroll and the English text above. Information about the manufacturer and the can's contents are printed between the graphics. The can's top end has the 'Presto' system of can opening.

Dimensions

118 mm

Production

The can was possibly made by The South African Breweries Ltd in Johannesburg, South Africa between 1973 and 1991.
The South African Breweries Ltd 1973-1991

Cite this Object

Pop-top drink can 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 29 March 2017, <https://ma.as/361952>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/361952 |title=Pop-top drink can |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=29 March 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
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