Moultons Challenge Trophy

Object number

LDVAL 2006.10.2

Date

before 1961

Description

Large trophy presented to the winners of the Poultry Section at the Dagenham Town Show. Awarded between 1961 and 1976. Presented by Wests & Moultons Ltd of Ilford, Essex.

Physical description

Large cup shaped silver trophy. The main body is divided into two by a plain band two-thirds of the way up. It has a decorative lip. The stem is decorated with a plain band at the mid point and it has a stepped foot. There are large decorative scroll handles on either side. It is all mounted on a brown plastic plinth.

Condition

Notes

WINNERS 1961. P. D. Valli 1962. R. Twomey 1963. Mr. J. A. Norman 1964. Mr A. G. Munday 1965. Mr A. Stafford 1966. P. D. Valli 1967. B. D. Anderton 1968. H. Dennis 1969. W. R. Mullenger 1970. W.R. Mullenger 1972. T. Ashmore 1973. B. E. Laverach 1974. M. Bollon 1976. W. R. Mullenger & son

Type

Trophy

Size

Whole height: 397mm
Trophy height: 332mm
Diameter: 175mm
Pedestal height: 65mm
Diameter: 187mm

Material

Bowl: Silver
Pedestal: Plastic

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Engraved On front of trophy: Dagenham Town Show / polutry section / Moultons / challenge trophy

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1643/2 (2006-02-14)

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Gallery

Metadata
Start datebefore 1961
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeTrophy
Material
Silver
Plastic
Collection typeSocial history