trophy, Churchill cup for intermunicipal sports

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Creator City of Vancouver Archives
Title trophy, Churchill cup for intermunicipal sports
Published Vancouver : Museum of Vancouver
Identifier 68914
Language English
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Contributor Museum of Vancouver
Description AWARDED TO POINT GREY MUNICIPAL ATHLETIC CLUB, 1914.
<div class="field-item field-item-0">2-handled cup on pedestal base; a)base, concave underside; exterior has slightly domed appearance, tapers to narrow stem with flattened spherical bulge at mid-point; cup, has double raised band near lip; lip is rolled outward; handles, delicate, tapered, rise from lower part of cup to above lip, then curve down to meet cup below lip; handles decorated with scroll work and tendrils in high relief at top; cup has oak leaf garland in high relief around base, top; cup has oak leaf garland in high relief around base, laurel leaf garland just below lip; engraved on one side of cup is "Churchill cup, presented by s.c. Churchill, esq., reeve of point grey, b.c., 1913"; engraved on other side of cup is "for annual competition in inter-municipal sports by employees of point grey, Richmond, Burnaby, south Vancouver municipalities, cup to be the property of the municipality winning same in three successive years"; b) black; round flat base, with one raised bulge, narrower neck and 3 raised bulges at top;metal crest nailed to neck marked "1914, point grey municipal athletic club."</div><div class="field-item field-item-1">A) TROPHY; B) BASE</div>
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