[R.M.S. Titanic] a dinner menu, dated April 12th 1912<BR /> 6 x 4 in. (sight)
Lot 2041
[TITANIC] A dinner menu from on board
12th April 1912 6 x 4 in. (15.2 x 10.2 cm.) sight.
Sold for US$ 31,250 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property of various owners
[TITANIC] A dinner menu from on board
12th April 1912
a 1st class dinner menu with the White Star Line burgee, and the Ocean Steam Navigation Company logo, and listing the offering for dinner on the first night at sea.
[not examined out of the frame]
6 x 4 in. (15.2 x 10.2 cm.) sight.

Footnotes

  • The exact origins of this menu are unknown. It was either taken from the body of a passenger recovered by the S.S. MacKay-Bennett or picked up from the debris field as part of the recovery effort.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note these additional details with regard to this menu: Upon un-framing, the menu has rounded corners (one missing), the "NSC" and "R.M.S. Titanic" are embossed with remnants of gilt on the surface of the embossing and along the edges (mostly washed off by the sea). Also, the provenance of this menu should include the fact that it was in the collection of Ken Schultz at one time.
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