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Spoon - Centenary All-Australian Exhibition, 1934 Reg. No: SH 961531
- A souvenir spoon from the Centenary All-Australian Exhibition, celebrating Victoria's and Melbourne's centenary (1934-35). The exhibition was held at the Exhibition Building (REB) in 1934. A the top of the spoon handle is an enamel badge in the shape of Australia, within which there is a representation of the Exhibition Building (REB).
- The bowl of the spoon is rectangular and concave. It has a short broad handle of metal and at its top is an enamel badge in the shape of Australia, within which there is a representation of the Exhibition Building.
|Dimensions:||9.05 cm (Height), 3.03 cm (Length)|
|Dimension Comment:||measurements taken at widest points.|
|Tagged with:||celebrations, civic mementoes, exhibitions, exhibitions melbourne all australian victorian centenary 1934, keepsakes, melbourne centenary 1935, royal exhibition building, souvenirs|
|Themes this item is part of:||Royal Exhibition Building Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||PUBLIC EVENTS|
|Secondary Classification:||Centenary of Victoria|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse within decoration on handle: CENTENARY EXHIBITION/ 1934-5/ VICTORIA & MELBOURNE
Reverse: MADE IN/ ENGLAND
|Place & Date Depicted:||Royal Exhibition Building (REB), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1934|
|Place & Date of Event:||All-Australian Exhibition, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1934|