Dagenham Town Show Mayors Invitation Trophy

Object number

LDVAL 2006.10.25

Date

before 1974

Description

Large plaque awarded to the winners of the Mayors Invitation Trophy football match at the Dagenham Town Show. Awarded between 1974 and 1980.

Physical description

Large, light coloured wooden plaque, covered on the front with a silver plated sheet of metal. On the left of this sheet is a decorative shield bearing a circular enameled back plastic badge that shows a footballer in blue kicking a ball, on a green, black and white background. Beneath this is a small rectangular brown toned metal plate which has been engraved with the name of the competition. To the right are two, long brown toned metal plates intended to have the names of the winners engraved on them. Only the first of this has names engraved on it.

Condition

Fair

Notes

WINNERS 1974. Barking F.C. 1975. Barking F.C. 1976. Barking F.C. 1977. Dagenham 1978. Dagenham 1979. Casuals 1980. Railway F.C.

Type

Plaque

Size

Whole length: 290mm
width: 225mm
Depth: 18mm

Material

Plaque: Wood
Decoration: Silver

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraved On front: DAGENHAM TOWN SHOW MAYORS INVITATION TROPHY PRESENTED BY R.W.C. LAWRENCE

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1643/25 (2006-02-14)

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Metadata
Start datebefore 1974
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePlaque
Material
Wood
Silver
Collection typeSocial history