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Corporate gifts received

NMR: corporate gifts received, 'Rolls-Royce Motors' silver cigar box, 1973

000/2060/1, 1 item

Large silver cigar box, presented by Rolls-Royce Motors to N M Rothschild & Sons Limited. Inscribed 'Presented to N M Rothschild & Sons Limited by Rolls-Royce Motors Holdings Limited on the occasion of the successful flotation of the Company, May 1973’. 

NMR: Corporate gifts received, humidor, 1981

000/1880, 1 item

Wooden humidor (cigar box) with inlaid wood decoration of the Prince of Wales' feathers and motto, and marked 29 July 1981, the date of the wedding of HRH Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer. It is not known if this was received as a corporate gift, or commissioned as a corporate gift.

NMR: corporate gifts received, framed notice of issue of securities, 1983

000/2486, 1 item

Framed copy of a notice for the issue of $50,000,000 securities for BGR Precious Metals Inc., October 1983. The notice is framed in a silver frame and mounted within the frame is a 1 ounce troy, fine silver 999 silver bar, stamped Johnson Matthey, serial number 625677. NMR (along with Beutel Goodman & Company Ltd and Guardian Trustco International Inc) acted as advisers to the sale. 

NMR: corporate gifts received, engraving, 'The Chain Bridge of Pesth', c.1854

000/2060/2, 1 item

Mounted engraving of the chain bridge of Pesth, by W H Barlett. Captioned on reverse in pencil 'Stahlstich von Wallis nach Bartlett, um 1854'. Given as a corporate gift c.1990.

NMR: corporate gifts received, set of proof Russian banknotes, c.1998

000/2487, 1 item

Framed set of proof Russian banknotes in 999.9 gold.10, 50, 100, 200, 1000 ruble denominations, both face and reverse side, 10 in total.There is no date and no indication of when this was presented to NMR, but the notes depicted were introduced on 1 January 1998.

NMR: corporate gifts received, set of Romanian coins, 2014

000/2239, 2 items

Set of Romanian coins, minted by the Romanian State Mint, 2011 and a stone coin in presentation box, from the The Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia, on the occasion of his visit to Rothschild, March 2014.

NMR: corporate gifts received, proof set of Latvian currency, 2014

000/2194 and 000/2195, 2 items

Proof set of 'Lats', both coin and notes. This was the currency of Latvia until it joined the Euro Zone on 1 January 2014; proof set of Latvian Euro Coins. Latvia joined the Euro Zone on 1 January 2014. Given as a gift by the Ambassador of Latvia by Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis.