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Menu - MV Australia, Lloyd Triestino Line, Dinner, 3 Dec 1954 Reg. No: SH 990952
- Alternative Name(s): Ship Menu
Dinner menu issued to passengers travelling on the Lloyd Triestino Line ship MV Australia on 3 December 1954. It was collected by Donald Dott during his travels between Australia and Europe in 1954-1956.
Many ships such as the MV Australia carried both tourists and immigrants, and documents such as dinner menus, luggage labels, and King Neptune certificates were provided to all passengers.
- Thin cardboard menu consisting of four pages. The front cover is decorated with a photograph of an Italian landscaped garden and buildings. The back cover is decorated with a red flag. Inside is printed the details of dinner onboard the ship `Mv Australia' for the 3rd December 1954, in Italian and English.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Elise Dott, 1999
|Dimensions:||15.00 cm (Height), 0.10 cm (Width), 19.70 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||shipping lines, immigrant shipping, travel, travel tourism, menus, shipping industry, ship memorabilia|
|Themes this item is part of:||Migration Collection, Transport Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Travel - Shipboard Life|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on front cover: ITALIA - GIARDINO DI COLLODI Printed on back cover: Lloyd Triestino/ Societa per Azioni di Navrigazione/ ISTITUTO ITALIANO D'ARTI GRAFICHE - BERGAMO - (PRINTED IN ITALY) Printed inside menu: Lloyd Triestino Mv. "Australia" / PRANZO/ (followed by details of dinner in Italian) and: Lloyd Triestino Mv. "Australia"/ DINNER (followed by details of dinner in English)|
|Manufactured For:||Lloyd Triestino Lines, Italy, 1954|
|Place & Date Used:||., 3 Dec 1954|
|User:||Mr Donald Dott, 3 Dec 1954|