A silver-plated Rolls-Royce presentation ashtray

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    111
  • Location

Description

A silver-plated Rolls-Royce presentation ashtray, by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Ltd of 112 Regent St, London, and stamped to underside, circular bowl with rim engraved with 'RR' monogram logo, with central miniature Spirit of Ecstasy mascot after Charles Sykes, 16cm diameter, believed to have been formerly presented to Henry 'Sft' John Swift OBE, of Thorpe House, Littleover, Derby, former Overall General Manager of Rolls-Royce Ltd Aero Production, retired in 1952.