Wal Shannon Collection - Other Captain Cook Memorabi


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Lot 1981    SESSION 7 (11.30AM WEDNESDAY 29TH MARCH)    Wal Shannon Collection - Other Captain Cook Memorabili

Estimate $70
SOLD $40

CAPTAIN COOK TILES, one featuring H.M.S. Resolution (10.8cm square), two others (both 15cm square), one features Cook and his ship and a modern government boat named Captain Cook, reverse of tile states, 'To commemorate the landing of Captain Cook at Nootka in 1778', the other features bust of Cook and around, 'Captain Cook Bicentennial British Columbia' small base metal bell with image of Endeavour on top; aluminium mugs (3), two large with one coloured red and the other green, and one smaller uncoloured, all with image of Endeavour and all with timber base; circular timber pencil holder and around the middle a leather wrap marked 'Mount Cook Line New Zealand' on opposing sides; leather key holder, marked in gold lettering on one side, 'Greetings from The Hermitage Mt Cook NZ; irregular cut-out shaped piece of timber (27.5x18cm) and across the middle an image of Endeavour with ship's statistics; Nerada Botany Bay Brew tea tin featuring Captain Cook landing at Botany Bay; large pencil (28cm long) marked, 'Cooks' Cottage Melbourne - Australia', with suspension cord; rare Peters Dairy Milk bottle tops featuring the Endeavour and 1770/1970 (4). Very fine - uncirculated. (16)

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