Object detail

Wooden shield plaque with image in centre depicting Hermes/Mercury standing on a globe with winged feet and a cadeuceus on left hand. Above his head are two crossed flags, the Red Ensign on the left and the British Ensign on the right. Two ships in background. Rope border. Above the image is a ribbon with the words 'T.S. MERCURY 1885-1968'. Below is a ribbon with the phrase 'MEN ARE THE SOULS OF SHIPS'. Plastic mount on reverse.
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Collection type
Wood: 0 - Whole
Measurement details
3D objects (HxWxD): H 180 x W 154 x D 24mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
England, Great Britain, Europe
On display?
Not on display


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