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- A Date Purchased Wembley, United Kingdom
Butter Knife - Australian Butter, 1925 Reg. No: HT 25342
- Souvenir butter knife purchased from the Australian Butter display at the British Empire Exhibition, held in Wembley, Middlesex, in 1924 and1925. Twenty-seven million visitors attended the exhibition over two seasons.
- Silvered metal knife. Rounded-edge, rectangular, flattened blade with pointed tip and rat tail handle. Engraved on upper side of blade with text either side of an image of a Kangaroo.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Dr John Gundry, 2010
|Dimensions:||14 mm (Height), 120 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||exhibitions london international british empire 1924, souvenirs, dairy industry, butter|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Inscriptions:||Engraved on blade: AUSTRALIA BUTTER/ WEMBLEY 1925|
|Date Purchased:||Wembley, Middlesex, England, 1925|