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The World's Largest Pewter Tankard of Royal Selangor is in Gurney Plaza Penang!!

The father of the 2 boys asked them to pose, but they didnt' listen to instructions.
Then some children and passer-bys had some pewter touching session.
Why are they touching it?
Never seen the tankard before?
It's obviously from Selangor Pewter Malaysia (I remembered taking with this years back in Selangor)
Now me again, posing with the World's Largest Pewter Tankard.




Comments

Nitin said…
that is huge?? is that steel??
meiyi said…
yes.. it's supposedly the LARGEST..
and it's pewter.
Christina said…
wow.. makes you look tiny next to it ;)
Adventurer said…
hahah u should climb uo and pretend to drink from it ;)
FoOd PaRaDiSe said…
wow... did not know that it is in Gurney now. ^-^
Passionate Pei said…
Oh,din knw they will have this Pewter thing at gurney...wat abt the merican awareness program held on dat day as well?was it nice?
meiyi said…
pei: i din go for the merican awareness.. i was late.
haha very funny...happyjian.blogspot.com
Pewter Tankards said…
Wow i never seen such a big Pewter Mugs......

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