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Title: Youth of Great Britain trophy
Item Name: Amy Johnson

Description:

Highly decorated cup with rows of beading around body, two handles decorated with leaf pattern. Lid decorated with leaves around border, terminating in a decorated knob. Stem of cup chalice like decorated with row of beading and border of leaf design, the base is of green onyx. Engraved on body of cup 'To Miss Amy Johnson C.B.E. a tribute from the youth of Great Britain to her British courage and endurance during her historic flight in Jason from England to Australia May 5-24 1930'. Part of the collection donated by Amy Johnson's father in October 1958.


Year: 1930
Materials: gold; onyx
Measurements: Diam:11.8cm, Ht:34.3cm; Wt:23oz
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.258