Metal nameplate from Titanic's lifeboat number 4

Unfortunately this object is not on display from 22 October to 14 November 2014.

nameplate reading 'SS TITANIC'

This nameplate was recovered by RMS Carpathia’s 20 year old quartermaster Mr John James Kirkpatrick from one of the 13 lifeboats from Titanic which were taken on board the rescue ship.

He deposited it with National Museums Liverpool in 1966.

Accession number 1966.15