Object Title

Shooting prize tankard - Repository Exercise

Shooting prize tankard - Repository Exercise

Date

1901-1930

Object Number

XVIII.472

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Silverplate tankard, engraved 'R.M.T./ 1901/ Repository Exercise/ 2nd Prize/ Won by 1st Essex V A'.
5' high; 4' diameter.
'Mappin & Webb/ Princes Plate/ London & Sheffield/ Triple Deposit'.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

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