Smoked plate etching of RMS Lusitania

MMM.1992.47

Part of

Lusitania collection

About this object

Commemorative smoked plate etching featuring RMS Lusitania. It is inscribed "RMS Lusitania torpedoed 7th May 1915". It was made by C. MacKay in 1929.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Smoked plate etching of RMS Lusitania
  • Accession no.
    MMM.1992.47
  • Type
    Plate
  • Artist/Maker
    C; Bisto Mackay
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England
  • Date made
    1929
  • Materials
    Ceramic; Earthenware
  • Location
    Merseyside Maritime Museum, First Floor, Lusitania: Life, Loss, Legacy
  • Measurements
    diam 242mm x h 25mm
  • Collection
    From the Merseyside Maritime Museum collections

Where is this object from?

Object view = Social History
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