Clifton Salver

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Description

A silver salver of shaped circular form, with scroll and shell mount, raised upon three cast knurled scroll feet.

Weight: - 13 troy ounces

Hallmarked: - Sheffield 1944

Maker: - James Dixon & Son

It is inscribed,
"Presented to the Town Clerk of Wokingham Mr J H Elliston Clifton by past and present members Of the Corporation of Wokingham on his retirement, After 33 years service. 1st August 1946".

This salver was presented to Wokingham Town Council, together with a silver cigarette box and a cigar humidor by the family of Mr J H Elliston Clifton in 1996 to be retained with the Town silver and artefacts.

Source

Identifier

WTH0062

Citation

James Nixon & Son, “Clifton Salver,” Wokingham's Virtual Museum, accessed August 14, 2020, https://wokingham-tc.gov.uk/museum/document/WTH0062.

Date

1944 Hallmarked
1946 Presented to Mr Clifton
1996 Presented to the Council

Creator

James Nixon & Son

Dimensions

21 x 4 x 21cm

Medium

Silver

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