Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
  Lot 35
 

35

An historically interesting silver...

An historically interesting silver presentation silver salver, signed by the Admiral, Captain and Officers of the famed Battlecruiser H.M.S. Hood
with pie-crust rim decorated with Celtic pattern, inscribed to the centre: LIEUTENANT R.J. ROBERTSON, ROYAL NAVY / FROM / ADMIRAL, CAPTAIN AND OFFICERS / H.M.S. "HOOD" / 27th JULY 1934 and engraved with approximately forty signatures, the reverse with three pad feet and hallmarks for Brook & Sons, Sheffield, 1933, contained within a fitted plush-lined leather case, and copies of letters sent by Robertson from Hood

The salver 12¼in. (31cm.)

Sold for £1,984
Estimated at £800 - £1,000

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
An historically interesting silver presentation silver salver, signed by the Admiral, Captain and Officers of the famed Battlecruiser H.M.S. Hood
with pie-crust rim decorated with Celtic pattern, inscribed to the centre: LIEUTENANT R.J. ROBERTSON, ROYAL NAVY / FROM / ADMIRAL, CAPTAIN AND OFFICERS / H.M.S. "HOOD" / 27th JULY 1934 and engraved with approximately forty signatures, the reverse with three pad feet and hallmarks for Brook & Sons, Sheffield, 1933, contained within a fitted plush-lined leather case, and copies of letters sent by Robertson from Hood

The salver 12¼in. (31cm.)