Commemorative medal: white metal; Great Eastern paddle steamer and two sailing ships; inscription; date; reverse: technical details of vessel.
- Diameter: 1.3 inches
Inscription ContentTHE GREAT EASTERN
Inscription ContentTONNAGE 24,000 LENGTH 692 FT, BREDTH 83 FT DEPTH 60 FT. 2,600 HORSE POWER. 4, DECKS. 10, BOILERS. 112, FURNACES. 10, ANCHORS. WILL CARRY 10,000 TROOPS
Not on display
4 July 2005
Reason for treatment
Clean metal tokens to remove foam residues
Tokens have polyurethane foam residues covering the surface of the object which have reacted with the surface causing damage and corrosion.
cleaned metal tokens with acetone to remove foam residues
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Object reference number: MCT3307
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