Wal Shannon Collection - Other Captain Cook Memorabi

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Lot 1979    SESSION 7 (11.30AM WEDNESDAY 29TH MARCH)    Wal Shannon Collection - Other Captain Cook Memorabili

Estimate $60
SOLD $50

200TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LANDING OF CAPTAIN COOK 1778-1978, Aloha crockery whiskey decanter (22cm high and 19mm wide but very flat) for James Beam Distilling, one side features a cameo image of bust of Captain Cook, the other side in bright colours features Aloha across a rainbow going behind mountains and in front modern buildings and palm trees at the seaside and with pink local flowers around the outside edge; also glass tankard (11.6cm high) featuring gold images of a bust of Captain Cook on one side and Cook landing at Botany bay on the other side; large glass tumbler (10cm high x 9cm wide), features transfer of head of Cook on one side and the Endeavour on the other side; large black pottery jug (10cm high x 16.8cm wide including handle), features a gold image of H.M.S. Endeavour on one side and on the other side a 16-line outline of Cook's expedition to Australia. Good very fine - extremely fine. (4)

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