Posts Tagged "Honorary USA Citizenship"

ABBEYDALE VASE, 1964 – WINSTON CHURCHILL HONORARY US CITIZENSHIP: CHURCHILLIANA

Posted on Oct 1, 2012

ABBEYDALE VASE, 1964 – WINSTON CHURCHILL HONORARY US CITIZENSHIP: CHURCHILLIANA

One of the truly beautiful Churchilliana pieces. The Abbeydale Vase, 1964. The Honorary Citizenship of the United States of America was bestowed upon Churchill in April 1963. He was too ill to attend the ceremony in Washington so his son Randolph…

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Royal Brierley Crystal Goblets – Winston Churchill USA Honorary Citizenship 1964

Posted on Nov 27, 2011

Royal Brierley Crystal Goblets – Winston Churchill USA Honorary Citizenship 1964

Here we have two goblets from a limited edition of 500. The issue price was 30 guineas (UK £31.50). They were issued to commemorate the Honorary Citizenship bestowed on Sir Winston Churchill by the USA in 1964. Each goblet stands 6.5 inches high x 4 inches in diameter and is etched with a portrait of Churchill framed by a garland of oak leaves. With an American eagle on top of the garland, the date of the award is also etched on the goblet along with details of his birth…

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