Souvenir

2019/012

Small commemorative souvenir in cast iron of Iron Bridge at Ironbridge, Shropshire

(c.1978)

SKU: 2019/012 Category:

Description

Small commemorative souvenir in cast iron of Iron Bridge at Ironbridge, Shropshire (c.1978). I has an an image of the bridge and the words “THE WORLDS FIRST IRON BRIDGE 1779”. The item formed a lid for a box that was sold in the Ironbridge shop and is likely to have been made to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the bridge.

 

 

Additional information

Acquisition Number

2019/012

Item Type

Short Description

Commemorative souvenir in cast iron of Iron Bridge

Manufactured by

Date of Manufacture

c. 1978

Sub-items

None

Supporting Items

None

Makers Number

None

Marks

"THE WORLDS FIRST IRON BRIDGE 1779"

Dimensions (mm)

104 x 74 x 11. Weight 400 g., Weight: 417 g

Donor

Date Donated

July 2019

Materials

Cast iron

Condition

Good

Display Location