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Archimedes Statue

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1466
Category: Corporate/Business
Object Type: Trophy/Award
Object Name: Archimedes Statue
Part No: None
Serial No: None
Manufacturer: GEC Avionics
Division: Unknown
Year of Manufacture: 1992
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Location: Archive Object Store

Name plate missing


This trophy was awarded for 1st place in the 1992 Archimedes Awards for the START Gyro. This award was rated as Oscars of British engineering design, bringing recognition and publicity to companies and their products. Previous winners included Rolls Royce. Archimedes left hand originally held a START Gyro which is lost. An article and photograph can be found in the GEC Avionics News issue 111 - see link.

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