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Glass Tumbler Produced to Commemorate the Opening of the Manchester Ship Canal

Glass Tumbler Produced to Commemorate the Opening of the Manchester Ship Canal

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T2586. Various types of commemorative goods were produced to mark the opening of the Manchester Ship Canal in 1894. This glass tumbler features a portrait of Daniel Adamson, the first Chairman of the Ship Canal Company, who was instrumental in the Ship Canal's success. He is framed either side by illustrations of vessels and their cargoes.
PublisherSalford City Council
Contributor
Creatorattribution - Unknown
personalname - D Seddon
Datecreation - Circa 1894
TypeTumbler - Glass
Formatdimension.H - 113mm
dimension.D - 70mm
Identifier81-1960
SourceSalford Museum and Art Gallery
LanguageEN
Relation
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Unknown
RightsCity of Salford
OS