Item 001/018 - Half Mile Trophy

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GB 2014 WS-04-TRO-001/018

Title

Half Mile Trophy

Date(s)

  • 1927 (Creation)

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Item

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1 Trophy

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Name of creator

(1889-)

Administrative history

Silversmiths. Established in Sheffield in 1775. Incorporated as Mappin Brothers Ltd in mid-19th Century. Opened London showroom in 1849. In 1860, John Mappin broke away from Mappin Brothers and started Mappin & Company. He was joined 2 years later by his brother-in-law George Webb. Mappin, Webb and Co was formed in 1864. Mappin & Webb Ltd was first recorded in 1889, based in Sheffield. The original London business, Mappin Brothers, was aquired by Mappin & Webb Ltd in 1903.

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Silver-plate trophy with Mappin and Webb hallmark and registration number. Prince's Plate

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Open

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Silver-plate

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Description identifier

WS-TRO-001/018

Institution identifier

GB 2014

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Partial

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

  • Latin

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