Item 001/081 - Inter House Gymnastics Challenge Cup

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GB 2014 WS-04-TRO-001/081


Inter House Gymnastics Challenge Cup


  • 1905 (Creation)

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1 Trophy

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Silversmiths. Established in Birmingham in 1800 by William Hutton. Became Hutton & Houghton between 1818-1820. Reverted to William Hutton 1820-1864. Transferred to Sheffield in 1832. Became William Hutton & Son in 1864, then William Hutton and Sons from c.1870. Acquired Rupert Favell & Co, and became William Hutton & Sons Ltd in 1893. Acquired Creswick & Co in 1902. Absorbed by James Dixon & Sons in 1930.

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Inscription: 'Presented by Alderson Burrell Horne'. A vase shaped two-handled trophy cup. Reascribed as 'Overall Inter House Gymnastics Challenge Cup' in 2008. Not loaded. No cover. Awarded: 1907-1950.

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Height: 36cm Weight: 934 grammes

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GB 2014

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  • English


  • Latin


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