Object Detail

Object Name
Poona Regatta Tankard 1869

Single handle silver plate cann tankard with hinged lid, inscribed "Won at The Poona Regatta 9th September 1869 By The Staff Crew 1. A Carnegy 2. G.W. Furlong 3. W.W.H. Scott Stroke E. Vandeleur Cox G.W. Vidal Beating Bombay Boat Club Poona Boat Club Royal Artillery 59th Regiment";

Made by Angell & Browne of London.

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
09 Sep 1869
Associated Period
19th century
Associated Event
Poona Regatta
Credit Line
The gift of Thomas E Weil, given in honor of the Arbib family.
09 Sep 1869