A Very Fine George IV Silver Salver Sheffield 1822 by J.T.Younge and Co.
Very good silver salver of circular form with cast and applied foliate, floral and shell form border. The plate engraved with flowers and leaves against a matt background. The central reserve crested with the armorial of the McDonald clans depicting a three Tower Castle with a right arm extending from the central turret holding a sword above which is the Gaelic inscription meaning "My hope is constant in thee." To the reverse is a dedication inscription to a member of the McDonald's clan from Dalilea. The whole stands on three fluted and leaf decorated cast silver feet.