Cup, Fly Fishing Competition 1933; Unknown maker; 1930-1933; RI.W2005.2999

Name/Title

Cup, Fly Fishing Competition 1933

About this object

This cup was presented by Stewart Leslie McNeil to the Aparima Angling Club (A.A.C) and was won by Harold James Henderson in 1933.

Stewart McNeil was a Riverton based book seller, stationer and tobacconist in Palmerston Street and was a very active local photographer. He turned his photographs into postcards of local scenes, we have a number of his images and postcards in the collection.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Silversmith

Date Made

1930-1933

Period

1930s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, silver alloy
organic, vegetal, wood

Electroplated nickel silver 'EPNS'. An alloy of nickel, copper, and zinc that's covered with a layer of pure silver in an electrochemical process.

Inscription and Marks

Engraved: 'Presented to the A.A.C. by S.L. McNeil, Fly Fishing Competition'. and 'Won by 1933 H. Henderson'.
Stamped on the metal base: 'E.P.N.S.A.1'

Measurements

h 145 mm x w 130 mm x diam 85 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Fishing

Subject and Association Keywords

Clubs, Groups and Societies

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Object Type

awards

Object number

RI.W2005.2999

Copyright Licence  

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