Communion Set, Communion Set

Title
Communion Set from Thomas Crosby V
Object ID
958.090.003
Category
Vessel Equipment - General, Religion
Materials
Silver, glass.
Place Made
Germany
Description

Communion Set from United Church of Canada Mission ship, Thomas Crosby 5, consisting of lid, tray with 40 communion glasses in respective holes, and a base. The three bases are made of silver. The lid has a cross at its apex for lifting. Lid is engraved: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF OUR PARENTS MR. AND MRS EDWARD MERCER / PRESENTED TO THE M.V. "THOMAS CROSBY V" BY GLADYS, GORDON, WALTER AND ARTHUR. The middle tier contains the communion glasses and the lower tier is a tray that accepts the above.