A FINE ELIZABETH II SILVER SCALE MODEL OF THE SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, DAVID G. BIRCH FOR ASPREY, LONDON, 1974
finely and realistically modelled and tooled, on a wooden stand with two silver appliques, one, Made entirely by hand by Asprey & Company New Bond Street London, the other, The Sail Training Association Schooner "SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL", on a fitted wooden two-drawer stand with glass cover
the boat 76.2cm., 30in. long; 59.6cm. 23½in. high
The case 95.2cm., 37 1/2 in. long. In excellent condition. Incuse stamped signature for David Birch.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."