Circa 1870, this Birmingham English silver platter is 16" long and was crafted specifically for the White Star Line, with the words "Elkington" and "White Star Line" embossed on the bottom. High quality silver that is beautifully decorated in high relief with leaf, shell, and floral designs on either end. Marked on underside:" Elkington Plate 583654."
Dimensions: 10.5" long x 1.5" deep x 16" long
This lot is from the collection originally assembled by nautical historian and author, Mark Warren. Mr. Warren searched the world for the finest examples of each of the items in his collection. Accordingly, unless condition issues are noted, the items in this collection should be assumed to be in very fine condition. Condition: Any signs of wear are very slight. For specific condition questions, please contact Guernsey's.