Rare plaque of Lord Baden Powell on the occasion of the 5th World Jamboree
Held in The Netherlands in 1937
Plaque was made at Gieterij Calkasen in Beverwijk. The name of the designer is not easily readable: possibly B. ter Ham or Han
21.5 cm Diameter and weighing almost 1.4kg
The 5th World Jamboree was held in Vogelenzang in 1937.
The jamboree always remains as the Jamboree, at which Baden Powell said goodbye. This Jamboree, in which 28,750 Scouts from 54 countries participated, was opened by Queen Wilhelmina.
With its 650 faucets and 120 showers, the Jamboree was known as the cleanest Jamboree to date.
Rare Plaque of Lord Baden Powell - 1937 - 5th World Jamboree