Tile, P & O mural, ceramic, Douglas Annand, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1962-63
Rectangular brick, ceramic tile with impressed and applied decoration, part of a larger mural incorporating maritime themes. Deep blue glaze on top and one side, decoration comprises a fanciful sea creature impressed in colours of brown and green with a small circular head, two floppy ears, two arms, a bulging girth, and tail with two fins. Also included is a green colouring applied above creature's head, and long thin impressed marks near its tail. Tile is off-white in colour, base is raised slightly on side which is glazed, and base centre is uneven, perhaps damaged.