White Star odyssey

It started with a small, cup-like object, silver-plated and marked with a star.

29th March, 2008

It started with a small, cup-like object, silver-plated and marked with a star.

The teenage Paul Louden-Brown didn’t know what it was, only that it came from a ship.

So, while his peers bought flared jeans and T-Rex albums, he set aside his 25 pence a week pocket money until he had saved the three pounds he needed to liberate the mysterious object from the antique dealers.

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