11 June 2003
An Elizabeth II gold posy-bowl and cover
Mark of Asprey & Garrard, London, 2000, 18 carat
Circular, on spreading circular foot with moulded border, the bowl with slightly flaring rim, the detachable cover with moulded borders, pierced with scrolling roses, thistles, shamrocks and daffodils, and with central cast rose finial, engraved with a presentation inscription, marked on side, the base also stamped 'ASPREY & GARRARD', the cover and base also engraved '2/25', in a lined and fitted Asprey & Garrard presentation case with a certificate of authenticity
5 3/8in. (13.7cm.) diam.
The inscription reads, 'TO CELEBRATE THE 100TH YEAR OF HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER'
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