Artwork : ArchiveNo00204

Gaiety Suite Table C.1960





Contributor Name South Parade Pier
Contributor Image pier_manager.jpg

Location Southsea
Collection Date 18.05.09 3.48pm
Artefact Name Gaiety Suite Table
Artefact Description Formica covering. 1.5ft x 3ft.
Yellow edge around the whole of the table. Orange, blue and yellow decorative patterns on the top surface.
Artefact Date C.1960
Artefact Stored Gaiety Suite
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Sample Taken Chipboard from right corner
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History of Artefact The tables were some of the items that survived the fire at the Pier in 1974. There are two of them at the present time but there could have been a whole collection previously.
David Bowie performed here in June 1971 and the band Genesis performed here in December 1971.
‘These acts may have used these tables as a part of their performance!’ James Fyfield
Historian James Fyfield
Previous Owners Unknown
Special Memories

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