Posts Tagged "Mentmore"

Silver Salver – Silver Card Tray – Wedding Gift to Winston & Clementine Churchill

Posted on Jan 10, 2012

Silver Salver – Silver Card Tray – Wedding Gift to Winston & Clementine Churchill

Beautifully engraved, “To Winston and Clementine on the occasion of their Marriage 12th September 1908″.
This item came from Mentmore Towers, the estate of the 6th Earl of Rosebery, who’s father…

Read More

Winston Churchill’s Gold Cigar Piercer

Posted on Jan 10, 2012

Winston Churchill’s Gold Cigar Piercer

This gold cigar piercer was formerly the property of Winston Churchill.

It is 3.25″ long and weighs 10 grams. Hallmarked S. Mordan and Company, London 1921. With W. S. Churchill engraved along the side we can presume this cigar piercer was a gift. This item came from a private collector who purchased it in 1973…

Read More