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Bread and cake set
Date Made/Found: 1977
Manufacturer: H. Housley & Sons Ltd
Donor: H. Housley & Sons Ltd
Material and Medium: Stainless steel, plastic
Dimensions: Overall (Knife B): 8 x 10 x 177mm (5/16 x 3/8 x 6 15/16in.) Overall (Knife D): 10 x 24 x 320mm (3/8 x 15/16 x 12 5/8in.) Overall (Cake slice E): 20 x 49 x 240mm (13/16 x 1 15/16 x 9 7/16in.) Overall (Knife F): 9 x 10 x 191mm (3/8 x 3/8 x 7 1/2in.) Overall (Knife G): 8 x 13 x 122mm (5/16 x 1/2 x 4 13/16in.)
Department: Decorative Art
Accession Number: 1977.675
This is a bread and cake serving set, made of stainless steel with plastic handles. It was made by H Housley & Sons Ltd, of Sydney Works, Matilda Street, Sheffield, in 1977. It was issued for the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, and might have been used at one of the many street parties which were held to celebrate the event.
Display Location: In Store
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