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75th Anniversary Commemorative Mug, by Ceragraphics, Devon, 1978

Inventory Number: 96983
Object Type:
Place Created: Devon England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/425
Brief Description: 75th Anniversary Commemorative Cup, with painted illustrations of Guglielmo Marconi, Poldhu and Cape Cod. Made of plain white glazed bone china with gold-plated rim. Designed to celebrate 75th anniversary of two-way wireless link between the Cape Cod (U.S.A.) and Poldhu, England (Europe) on 18th January, 1903.
Primary Inscriptions: "by / CERAGRAPHICS / Panorama Studios / Ashburton, Devon, England / Patent No. 1,455,585. / Limited Number of / 1,000" printed on underside of cup. "Guglielmo Marconi / N. America Cape Cod Poldhu England / 75th Anniversary / of first two-way / Wireless link, U.S.A. and Europe. / 18th / January / 1903" printed on exterior surface of cup.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2004.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): China
paint
gold.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
90 105 mm

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