A "Transatlantic Cable" Trophy,
in gilt-metal and depicting a Staunton rook, inscribed: Chess Match Cable between House of Commons London and House of Representatives, Washington, played over the lines of the Anglo American Telegraph Co, London and Western Union Telegraph Co, New York 1897...Contractors The Telegraph Construction and Maintenance Co, London, stamped C & A G, (with some rubbing to the gilt),
7.7cm high, 4.9cm wide.
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