A wooden commemorative plaque. The plaque features a central circular emblem with an image of a black flying fish in front of a golden sun. This is against a blue background. Surrounding the emblem is a gold coloured rope-like border with the number '898' at the top. Above the emblem is a gold detail of a ship flanked by two sails. Below the emblem is a gold coloured scroll with black lettering 'Far and Wide'. Embedded in the back of the plaque is a plastic hook for hanging marked with 'Made in Great Britain'. Adhered to the back is a gold sticker printed with details of the seller or maker of the plaque.
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
898 / FAR AND WIDE Logo
Made in Great Britain'
Montague Jeffery / Gentlemen's Outfitter / 2 St. Giles Street / Northampton / NN1[?]JB / Tel: (0604) 39605 Maker's Mark
Accession No
Credit Line
Plaque [898 Far and Wide], 2011.188.53. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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