Description:Victorian silver-gilt presentation vase London, dated 1852; ornate floral and scroll-chased vessel, complete hallmarks, H13" and 29.5ozT; engraved dedication:
LT. COL. SIDNEY NORTH M.P.
COL. THE EARL OF WILTON, GCH
LT. COL. LOTHIAN DICKSON, KFS
AND THE OFFICERS OF THE QUEENS OWN LT.LF.MA.
AS A MARK OF THEIR ESTEEM AND REGARD ON HIS RETIREMENT FROM THE REGT.
8TH AUGUST, 1855
Provenance: New York collection
Other Notes: John Sidney North, MP (1804-1894) was a British soldier and Conservative Party politician. He was a Member of Parliament for 33 years.
Condition: good original condition, light wear to gilding.
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