A sterling silver desk clock by Saunders & Shepherd, a Rolls-Royce Christmas gift for 1927

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    160
  • Location

Description

A sterling silver desk clock by Saunders & Shepherd, a Rolls-Royce Christmas gift for 1927, 8-day brass-cased clock with square-dial and Swiss movement, mounted within sterling silver case by Cornelius Saunders & Francis Shepherd, hallmarked London, 1927, in the form of a Rolls-Royce radiator, with engine-turned grille decoration, red enamelled badge and miniature Spirit of Ecstasy mascot, with engraved initials 'G.B.' to the front of base, in working order at time of cataloguing, 13.5cm high overall, having undergone a recent clean and service by Motionwork Ltd of London in 2016 and offered with copy of invoice, and copies of a 1975 auction invoice and a related typed list.
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