Basket presented to Mrs V Ransford, 1921 Australian tour of New Zealand

Object Type
Domestic items/Container/Basket
Date Used
1921
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Brief Description
Shallow silver basket, oval in shape with thin handle. There is a punched through design around the edges featuring fleur-de-lys motifs, and a decorative pattern around the rim. Engraved on the inside is text reading, "PRESENTED TO / Mrs V.S. RANSFORD / BY THE N.Z. CRICKET COUNCIL / AS A TOKEN OF THE COUNCIL'S APPRECIATION / OF HER HUSBANDS ABLE CAPTAINCY OF THE / 1921 AUSTRALIAN TEAM IN N.Z". It sits on four small ball legs.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 200 W: 313 D: 222mm (H: 7 7/8 W: 12 5/16 D: 8 3/4")
Media/Materials
Associated Event
Date Used
1921
Place Used
Location
On display
Registration No
M9079

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