Queen & Commonwealth
 
Commemorative bowl, Manchester Games
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 94791

Commemorative bowl, Manchester Games

2002

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The Queen, as Patron, attends opening and closing ceremonies of the Commonwealth Games. This bowl, commemorating the XVII Games held in Manchester in July and August of Golden Jubilee year, was presented by the Commonwealth Games Federation. It records that during the Games, from 25 July to 4 August 2002, 72 nations participated in 17 different sports.