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Catalog Number 03242
Object Name Trophy
Title Pellatt Trophy Highest Score Battalion Practices, 1890
Date 1890/ /
Description Sliver plated shooting trophy topped with female figure holding ivy wreath. Two figures representing Battalion soldiers located on PL and PR side. intricate engravings primarily top and centre of trophy. Engraved explanation of trophy located on center, name of winner engraved on base. Sits on wooden base painted black.
Material Silver Plate/Wood
Inscription Text Bowl: Pellatt Trophy Presented by Capt H.M. Pellatt QOR of Canada for the 10 highest aggregate scores made during the Season of Battalion practices Ranges 200, 400 & 500 yards

Base: Won by Corp Westmann A Co Season 1890 Score 654 points
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1890
Dimensions H-32.5 W-12.5 Cir-32.5 inches
Search Terms Shooting Competitions
Trophy
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Bowl is warped. Lid detached from bowl and doesn't fit properly because of warping. Indents underside of bowl where spikes from soldier figurines pierced it. Tarnish focused mainly on engravings and figurines.
People Pellatt, Henry Mill
Westman, A.
Notes Was on loan to Casa Loma but returned in December 2013 for cataloguing before new operators took over.