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29 Sep 2015
11:28 am

Discover the Titanic artefacts

Some artefacts from the Titanic are seen at the 'Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition' at The Zone in Rosebank. The artefacts recovered from the famous shipwreck are on display for the first time in South Africa and includes delicate perfume vials, porcelain dinnerware with the White Star Line logo and various personal belongings of the crew and passengers. The collection also highlights various South African connections to the ship. The exhibition is on show until 8 November, and will then move to Cape Town. Pictures: Michel Bega

Part of a telegraph mechanism from the Titanic recovered from an expedition in 2000 is seen at the 'Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition', 18 September 2015, at The Zone in Rosebank. The artefacts recovered from the famous shipwreck are on display for the first time in South Africa and includes delicate perfume vials, porcelain dinnerware with the White Star Line logo and various personal belongings of the crew and passengers. The collection also highlights various South African connections to the ship. The exhibition is on show until 8 November, and will then move to Cape Town. Picture: Michel Bega