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Title: Hull globe trophy
Item Name: Amy Johnson

Description:

Chrome globe of the world trophy, with eight sided base bearing Hull coat of arms, above an eight sided column of polished lapis-lazuli. Globe inscribed with the route Amy Johnson flew from England to Australia. Engraved on base 'Presented to Amy Johnson C.B.E. as part of a public testimonial from her native city Hull to commemorate the first woman's solo flight to Australia May 5th to 24th 1930'. Part of the collection donated by Amy Johnson's father in October 1958.


Year: 1930
Materials: chrome; lapis-lazuli
Measurements: Diam:12.5cm, Ht:29cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.257