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

Summary:
This boxed souvenir teaspoon is an example of the Phar Lap related merchandise sold in the Museum of Victoria shop in the 1980s.
Description:
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)

More information

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
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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