History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details 2

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

preview image for 75th Anniversary Commemorative Mug, by Ceragraphics, Devon, 1978
Inventory Number: 15211
Object Type:
Place Created: Devon England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/424
Brief Description: 75th Anniversary Commemorative Mug, 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 mug. "To Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the first Two-way Wireless link between the U.S.A. and Europe. / Guglielmo Marconi / N. America Cape Cod Poldhu England / 18th / January / 1903" printed on exterior surface of mug.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2004.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): China
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
110 105 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Image with multimedia irn 14312Image with multimedia irn 14313Image with multimedia irn 21548Image with multimedia irn 21549

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/15211