Dagenham Charter Cup

Object number

LDVAL 3585/2

Date

Exact 1937

Description

Solid Silver trophy presented by the Dagenham Corporation as part of the Dagenham Charter celebrations of 1938. Dedicated as the Dagenham County High School House Cricket Trophy.

Physical description

Large trophy with a tall body that is banded at the bottom and has a deep lip at the top. The lip is decorated with a raised floral design. The stem is banded in the middle and has a double stepped foot. It has large, art deco style angular handles. Set on a brown plastic plinth.

Condition

Fair

Notes

Winners 1943 Valence 1947 Alibon & Parsloes 1948 Parsloes 1949 Alibon & Parsloes 1951 Val. & Alibon 1952 Alibon 1953 Jenkins 1954 Tie A.J.P 1955 Alibon 1956 Alibon 1957 Parsloes & Alibon [tie] 1958 Jenkins 1959 Alibon 1960 Valence & Jenkins [tie] 1961 Alibon 1962 Alibon 1963 Alibon 1964 Alibon 1965 Jenkins 1966 [blank] 1967 Parsloes

Type

Trophy

Size

Trophy height: 210mm
Diameter - top: 154mm
Plinth height: 60mm
Diameter - base: 140mm

Material

Trophy: Silver
Plinth: Plastic

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraved On front: DAGENHAM CHARTER CUP DAGENHAM COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL HOUSE CRICKET TROPHY PRESENTED BY THE DAGENHAM CORPORATION 1938
Hallmark Stamped On reverse: AB&Co. / [anchor] / [lion] / [M]

Alternative reference

Entry Number 546/2 (1992-06-15)

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Gallery

Metadata
Start dateExact 1937
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeTrophy
Material
Silver
Plastic
Collection typeSocial history