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  • Collection: Civic Silver and gifts

Claret Jugs and Glasses

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These consist of a set of four Claret Jugs and 30 tumbler style glasses. The jugs are of reproduction George IV style of a bulged cut and moulded glass bodies with electroplated neck and hinged cover, with chased floral and scroll decoration with…

Clifton Salver

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A silver salver of shaped circular form, with scroll and shell mount, raised upon three cast knurled scroll feet. Weight: - 13 troy ounces Hallmarked: - Sheffield 1944 Maker: - James Dixon & SonIt is inscribed, "Presented to the Town Clerk of…

Coffee Spoons

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A set of six silver bean end coffee spoons fitted in a black leather bound presentation case. The case bears an inscription plate that reads,"In appreciation of the title Honorary Townsperson, Ken Goatley 1997" Mr Ken Goatley was granted this title…

Corfield Tapestry

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A wooden framed tapestry with the following inscription:-
WORKED BY THE HON MRS CORFIELD O.B.E.
AND PRESENTED BY HER TO THE CORPORATION OF THE BOROUGH OF WOKINGHAM,
WHEN SHE HELD OFFICE, AS MAYOR OF WOKINGHAM
FROM NOVEMBER 1947, TO MAY 1950

Crawley Rose Bowl

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A silver plated rose bowl, round, everted waved rim, bulged body with a band of chased men in oriental style (Indian) in the Lotus position with leaf and scroll surround on matted ground, spread foot with acanthus border, engraved on one side…

Dianne King Trophy

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A Cup presented annually to the best Window Boxes & Containers in the "Green Fingers" Gardening Competition. Judging is by members of the Wokingham Horticultural Society.
It has an inscription as follows:-
DIANNE KING TROPHY

Display Cloth

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The cloth was specially made to cover tables on which the Town Silver was to be displayed when on public exhibit. It is of semicircular design and made from very heavy linen. It is royal blue in colour, this colour being chosen as it best enhances…

Drinks Tray

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A large silver plated drinks tray of circular form, with everted sides, elaborate gadrooned decoration and flat chased Arabesque centre.Inscribed with "Presented by Councillor W F D Austin Mayor of Wokingham 1981 - 1982"

Eddystone Bowl

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A silver bowl presented to the best back garden in the annual “Green Fingers” Gardening Competition for residents. This bowl has the following inscription:-
THE EDDYSTONE BOWL.
Judging is by members of the Wokingham Horticultural Society.

Ellison Casket

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The silver presentation freedom casket of rectangular form; the panelled body incorporating applied gilt and reed foliate motifs and neo-classic cartouches upon a stippled and diapered ground, and enclosing two circular convex enamelled plaques, one…