Barking Carnival Procession trophy
Highly decorated silver trophy awarded for the best individual entry in the Barking carnmival procession 1955. Prsented by the Carnival procession Sub-Committee. Awarded between 1955 and 1977. Damaged and repaired in many places.
Decorative silver trophy. With moulded and engraved floral designs all over a waisted main body, except for a plain plaque in the centre which is engraved with the dedication. There is a country scene with a cottage on the back. It has a long narrow stem which is decorated with a relief of leaves and an un-stepped decorated foot. The handles are highly decorated floral scrolls. Mounted on a black plastic plinth that has 11 small silver shield attached to with the names of the winner engraved.
WINNERS 1957. Aldis Travel Agency 1958. Pegasus Club / Mobile Oil Co. 1959. Celia Raye School of Dancing 1961. Mobile Oil Co. Ltd 1962. B. Lempriere & Family 1963. Vikings Scooter Club 1964. Impalco Foils Ltd 1966. East London Spastics Society 1971. Barking Cub Scouts 1973. Pam Sylvette School of Dancing 1977. WPA Children’s Club
Whole height: 313mm
Trophy height: 245mm
Plinth height: 68mm
Inscription Engraved On front: BARKING CARNIVAL PROCESSION 1955 PRESENTED BY THE CARNIVAL PROCESSION SUB-COMMITTEE FOR THE BEAST INDIVIDUAL ENTRY
Entry Number 1643/8 (2006-02-14)