A luncheon menu on the occasion of the launch of the Titanic, May 31st 1911
Lot 37
A luncheon menu on the occasion of the launch of the Titanic, May 31st 1911
Sold for £12,500 (US$ 21,010) inc. premium
Auction Details
A luncheon menu on the occasion of the launch of the Titanic, May 31st 1911
Lot Details
A luncheon menu on the occasion of the launch of the Titanic, May 31st 1911
Held at the Grand Hotel, Belfast. Folded menu, printed on cream board, with deckle edge.
5.7x4ins. (14.5x10cm)

Footnotes

  • Following the launching of the Titanic on May 31st, several celebratory events took place; Lord Pirrie Chairman of Harland and Wolfe entertained Bruce Ismay and other VIP guests to a dinner at the shipyard, and JW Kempter hosted a luncheon for Yard Officlas and guests at the Grand Central Hotel, Belfast. The press also sat down to their own seperate luncheon at the Hotel.
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