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Souvenir tea spoon

From the Collection of Ruyton Heritage Collection, Ruyton Girls' School, Kew 12 Selbourne Road Kew Victoria

Description
Souvenir tea spoon with a decorative circular medallion at the end of the handle. The medallion features the Ruyton Girls' School 'Old English' R crest in gold and blue enamel. The tea spoon is presented in a clear plastic rectangular presentation case lined with blue card. The case has a circular gold sticky label with text; "Ruyton Remembers 1878-1978".
Size
Spoon: H 11.3cm x W 2.6cm x Depth 0.2cm Case: H 13.9cm x W 3.5cm x D 1.8cm
Object Registration
M228
Keywords
ruyton girls' school, kew, centenary, old ruytonians' association, 1970s, 1978, spoon, souvenir, private school, selbourne road
Historical information
Ruyton Girls' School was founded in 1878 and celebrated it's centenary in 1978. The souvenir tea spoon was part of a range of celebration merchandise offered to the school community.
When Made
1978
Inscriptions & Markings
Tea spoon: 'R'; 1978
Case lining: Stokes
Sticker: Ruyton Remembers 1878-1978
Last updated
31 Aug 2020 at 3:15PM