Cup, paper [Byrd's Antarctic Expedition]; Mono-Service Co; c1928; CT86.1816e

Name/Title

Cup, paper [Byrd's Antarctic Expedition]

About this object

Paper cup; a waxed paper cup, commemorating Byrd's Antarctic Expedition to the South Pole, 1928. The cup is illustrated with printed images of a sailing ship, sea plane and a sled pulled by six dogs.

Maker

Mono-Service Co

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

c1928

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, New Jersey, Essex county, Newark

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper, cardboard

Inscription and Marks

Printed on cup: "BYRD'S / ANTARCTIC / EXPEDITION / TO THE / SOUTH POLE / 1928"

Measurements

h 95mm x di 65mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

geography, history of discoveries, explorations, and travel

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT86.1816e

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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