Large and heavy Edwardian sterling silver salver. Made by Elkington & Co. Round and scrolled well and molded rim comprising c-scrolls interspersed with leaves.In well center is engraved armorial with French motto Je me fie en dieu. Engraved on back: Presented / to / The Honble O. R Windsor Clive / by members of the Household / at Hewell Grange / on the occasion of / his coming of age / 23rd October 1905. Hewell Grange was the seat of the Earls of Plymouth. The salver is a poignant memento of the Empires heyday and the viscounts brief life.
He died three years later on a diplomatic mission in India. Design number 17392 registered in 1891. Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x D 18 1/4 in. The item "Edwardian Salver Antique Georgian Tray English Sterling Silver Elkington" is in sale since Friday, April 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U.The seller is "nelson-and-nelson-antiques" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.