'Milton' Shield

English
about 1880
Marked by Elkington & Co. (English)


Object Place: Europe, Birmingham, England

Dimensions

86.2 x 65.8 cm (33 15/16 x 25 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1981.318

Medium or Technique

Metal; electroplated silver on copper base

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

On the front, signature at lower left, 'Morel Ladeuil Fecit 1866' and at lower right , 'Elkington & Co.'. On the reverse, applied medallion with 'Department of Science and Art . Elkington.' , at the centre, a royal crown with V*R with fleur-de-lys below, stamped '1287'.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thatcher Payne Luquer in Loving memory of General Charles Roome