Small EPNS teaspoon decorated with the flag of the Aberdeen & Commonwealth Shipping Line and the ship's name SS Jervis Bay. The spoon was a first prize won by Daisy Poole in a fancy dress competition, she was dressed appropriately as a daisy, on board the SS Jervis Bay during a voyage from Australia to Britain in May-June 1938. She also received a small trophy goblet.

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Small EPNS souvenir spoon with red, white and blue enamel inset badge at the end of the handle.


Daisy Poole's souvenir spoon has dual significance as a personal record of the migration experience of one family and as a rare surviving relic of the SS Jervis Bay, the most famous of the five 'Bay' ships built for the Commonwealth Shipping Line.

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