Object Detail

Object Name
Queens College Scratch Fours pewter single handle pot belly glass-bottom tankard, 24th November 1866.

Inscribed with boar's head crest/ coat of arms ("Floreat Domus"), an eagle on crown crest and the following text:

"1. C.I. Eller 11.6 2. E.C. Haynes 12.9 3. O.A.W. O'Neill 15.10 4. S. Flood Stroke 10.7 P. Brent Coxn. 8.9/ Nov 24th 1866/ won by 15 sec"

Part of the Thomas E. Weil Collection. Thomas E. Weil is a very knowledgeable and respected collector of rowing memorabilia from all over the world. His extensive collection includes material from many years of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, and Henley Royal Regatta. He also lectures and writes on rowing history and is a Trustee of the River and Rowing Museum.
Accession No
The Tom Weil Collection/Rowing
Associated Date
24 Nov 1866
Associated Period
19th century
24 Nov 1866