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NSW Maritime Services Board plate

Date: pre 1976
Overall: 24 x 245 mm, 670 g
Medium: Ceramic
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Plate
Object No: 00049055

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    A NSW Maritime Services Board dinner plate.
    SignificanceThis is a good example of china ware produced for the NSW Maritime Services board during the twentieth century.
    HistoryHerbert Edward (Bert) Young assembled an eclectic collection of maritime objects, books, papers, images and ephemera, and established Young's Maritime Museum from his home in Forestville, a suburb of Sydney, in the late 1960s. This private museum was short-lived and in 1972, Young presented his collection to the Department of Shipping and Transport to hold for incorporation into a future national maritime museum. The collection was transferred to the Australian National Maritime Museum in1987.

    Additional Titles

    Web title: NSW Maritime Services Board plate

    Assigned title: NSW Maritime Services Board plate

    Collection title: Herbert Young Collection

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