Elkington and Co Silver Plated Menu Holder, Retailed by J Stern, JHB

Elkington and Co Silver Plated Menu Holder, Retailed by J Stern, JHB

Regular price R 495

Silver Plated Menu Holder by Elkington and Co retailed by J Stern, Johannesburg
 
The antique, silver plated, menu holder is made up of solid castings. It has a laurel wreath decoration on the front. It is marked “29057” and “E& Co (in a shield) and E & Co (in Gothic lettering) – both for the Elkington & Company. It is also marked with the name “J. STERN, JOHANNESBURG” indicating that it was made for the South African retailer J. Stern, founded in 1896 (now STERNS).
 
Weight                                    118g
Age                                         Circa 1920
Dimensions                             4.9 cm tall; circa 3.5cm wreath diameter;
                                                4.2cm base diameter
Origin                                      England
Condition                                Very good – very modest signs of usage
Stock Code                             U044