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Spoon - SS Jervis Bay, Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, 1938 Reg. No: HT 28349
- Small EPNS teaspoon decorated with the flag of the Aberdeen & Commonwealth Shipping Line and the ship's name SS Jervis Bay. The spoon was a first prize won by Daisy Poole in a fancy dress competition, she was dressed appropriately as a daisy, on board the SS Jervis Bay during a voyage from Australia to Britain in May-June 1938. She also received a small trophy goblet.
- Small EPNS souvenir spoon with red, white and blue enamel inset badge at the end of the handle.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Philip Maggs, 2010
|Dimensions:||110 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||souvenirs, naval vessels, immigrant voyages, shipping lines, spoons, immigrant shipping, return migration, english immigration, passenger ships|
|Themes this item is part of:||Ship History - TSS Jervis Bay, 1922-1940, Childhood & Youth Collection, Migration Collection, Transport Collection, Daisy Poole, English Migrant, 1920s|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Shipping Lines|
|Manufactured For:||Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, 1938|
|Awarded To:||Daisy Poole, May 1938|
|Place & Date Awarded:||May 1938|