Dagenham Town Show five-a-side over 18s

Object number

LDVAL 2006.10.11

Date

1930

Description

Solid silver trophy awarded to the winners of the Dagenham Town Show five-a-side over 18s footbal match.

Physical description

Large trophy with a deep, plain body, a stem banded at the top and middle, and a stepped foot. It has wide angular handles. Has become detatched from is plinth which would have listed all the winners.

Condition

Good

Notes

Viners Marks used:- EV Trademark:- a five point crown A large Sheffield based out-fit founded in 1900 and the most well-known Sheffield manufacturer from the 1930’s to 60’s. Much of their flatware is fairly average in quality, but they were innovative in producing new patterns and followed trends rather than solely churning out traditional patterns. One of their most popular patterns is Sandringham. They went out of business in 1982.

Type

Trophy

Size

Whole height: 205mm
Diameter - top: 172mm
Diameter - base: 105mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraved On front: DAGENHAM TOWN SHOW FIVE-A-SIDE FOOTBALL OVER 18
Hallmark Stamped on back: EV / [crown] / [lion] / [n]

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1643/11 (2006-02-14)

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