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Souvenir Spoon - Perfection Plate, Phar Lap, 1986 Object Reg. No: SH 860263

This boxed souvenir teaspoon is an example of the Phar Lap related merchandise sold in the Museum of Victoria shop in the 1980s.
Metal souvenir spoon with cameo of Phar Lap on front of handle. Embossed cameo of woman on back of handle. Scrolls around both sides of handle. .2 & .3: Plastic case for spoon. Red plastic case with clear lid . Bottom of case has 2 prongs by which to hold the spoon.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 12.50 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: civic mementoes, cutlery, food drink consumption, horse racing, museum history, souvenirs, horses, sport, racing industry, man from snowy river, making history - phar lap, 21 st keys
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Phar Lap Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MUSEUM HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Marketing & Publicity
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: Printed on back of spoon: Cameo/Silverplated/Perfection Plate/Made in Australia.
Manufacturer: Perfection Plate, New South Wales, Australia, 1980-1986

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