China from Titanic's Captain's Table This china saucer, made by Spode, may be one of the rarest pieces of modern day china. It uses an extraordinary amount of cobalt blue and gold decoration. Only 190 pieces of this pattern were ordered by the White Star Line exclusively for Titanic. Only six pieces are known to exist. It is believed that this china was made for the Captain's table.
Pinner wrote "AMAZING SHOT.. The remains of the Titanic were found in 1985 by Dr. Robert Ballard. When he located the Titanic, he saw that, as some survivors reported, the ship had broken apart. He believed the weight of the water-filled bow raised the stern out of the water and snapped the ship in two just before it sank. Debris falling out of the ship was strewn over a 1/2 mile across the sea floor. The bow and th..."
Botanical Breakfast Size Cup And Saucer Roy Kirkham Flowers And Names Bone China
That iceberg began its slow journey to the North Atlantic over three throusand years ago - making it a rough contemporary of Egyptian King Tutankhamun. Massive: Captain De Carteret of the cable laying vessel Minia captured this shot of the iceberg
Michael "Lolo" and Edmond Navratil, ages 4 and 2, survived the sinking of the HMS Titanic. Their father did not. Until their mother was located in France, they were considered the "Titanic orphans". Lolo was the last male survivor of the tragedy. He died in 2001.