Object Title

Shooting prize cup - Repository Practice

Shooting prize cup - Repository Practice

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XVIII.470

Provenance

Presented to the Royal Armouries, January, 1997 by the nephew and niece of Sergeant Major W. H. Buckingham.

Physical Description

Engraved: 'R.M.T./ 1896/ Repository Practice/ 1st Prize/ 1st Essex A V/ Sergeant W. Buckingham'.
9 1/2 ' high; cup 4' diameter.
Cup pierced for an electric flex. Modern turned serpentine base.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

W. H. Buckingham was Foreman of the Armouries from about 1895 until his death in 1915.