A goblet shaped electroplated nickel silver trophy cup with a black bakelite base and two large handles on either side. " T.M.A/MARCHING/(Open) is marked on the front of the trophy. " TAUMARANUI " is marked on the bottom edge of the trophy beside a makers mark which reads " EPNS " "T.I.R/ No. 4" is written on the bottom of the base. Four names of previous winners are engraved on the back of the trophy along with the date. The earliest date is 1955 and the latest date is 1972-73.
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