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Union Steamship Company plate

Date: c 1930-1960
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 x 172 mm, 188 g
Medium: Ceramic
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the Estate of the late Keith Murray
Object Name: Plate
Object No: 00046228

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    HistoryUnion Steam Ship Company Limited (of New Zealand) was a major Australian coastal and trans-Tasman shipping company from 1876 to 1972. Shipping companies equipped their ships with badged china of different quality and design according to its use in the ship. This plate was is typically of those plates used in first class dining saloons on RMS AORANGI and SS MONOWAI, 1930 - 1960.

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