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Trophy - Riunione Tennistica Colonia Italiana, Sep 1935 Reg. No: SH 000923
- Trophy is from a tennis tournament established by the Italian community in 1935. It was awarded to the winner of the mixed doubles, Gina Tilbury. The inscriptions include a reference to 13 years of the Mussolini party.
- Metal cup (brass), with long stem, c shaped handles and shallow cup. The cup is attached to a round plastic base, with a brass plaque.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Phil Magris, 2000
|Dimensions:||20 mm (Height), 110 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration, music, sport, tennis|
|Themes this item is part of:||Candela Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Leisure Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CULTURAL IDENTITY|
|Secondary Classification:||Ethnicity - Organisations|
|Inscriptions:||On plaque: Riunione Tennistica, Colonia Italiana/Vincitrice Doppio - Misto/GINA TILBURY/15-9-1935,XIII|
|Date Made:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1935|
|Awarded To:||Gina Tilbury, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 Sep 1935|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 Sep 1935|