Trophy, New England Launderers & Dry Cleaners Cup; 1950; 5737e

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Port Macquarie Museum

Name/Title

Trophy, New England Launderers & Dry Cleaners Cup

About this object

Silver presentation cup with two handles on a silver base. Awarded to Port Macquarie Band on 1 October 1950 at Armidale NSW for winning the waltz contest.

The Port Macquarie Band competed against three other brass bands, Armidale, Inverell and Tenterfield at the North and North-West Band Group Contest held at the Armidale Rugby League Park on Sunday 1 October 1950. Port Macquarie finished fourth overall in the four part contest, and was awarded two trophies. The Port Macquarie Band played 'Lead Kindly Light', 'Fairy Light', 'Balmoral', and 'Death or Glory'.

Date Made

1950

Medium and Materials

Metal

Inscription and Marks

Engraved on front of cup 'NEW ENGLAND LAUNDERERS & DRY CLEANERS CUP/1ST, WALTZ./ARMIDALE./1.10.50./WON BY/PORT MACQUARIE'

Measurements

185mm H, 195mm W

Subject and Association Keywords

Music

Credit Line

Donor: L Boston

Object Type

Trophies

Object number

5737e

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1950
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brass
competition
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Port Macquarie
presentation
silver
waltz

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