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Spoon - SS Jervis Bay, Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, 1938 Object Reg. No: HT 28349

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 110 mm (Length)

More information

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
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: 'Mento, EPNS'
Manufactured For: Aberdeen & Commonwealth Line, 1938
Awarded To: Daisy Poole, May 1938
Place & Date Awarded: May 1938

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