A late Victorian silver salver
by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, London 1900
Shaped-circular form, the cast beaded border embellished with shell motifs, the centre engraved in the 18th century manner with foliate scrolls and diapers, the central foliate scroll reserve with inscription, "Presented by the Captain & Officers of H.M.S Gibraltar (1901-4), To Lieut. H.F. Talbot. R.N. on the occassion of his marriage, June 4th 1904", crested, diameter 48.5cm, weight 90oz.