• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 81

    A GEORGE III SILVER TABLE SERVICE

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1812-1819

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER TABLE SERVICE
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1812-1819
    Hourglass pattern, most engraved with crest of a bird, comprising:
    Twelve dessert spoons, 1816
    Twelve teaspoons, eight 1816, four 1815, two including a motto above crest
    Twelve table forks, with a griffin crest, 1819
    Twelve dessert forks, 1815
    Twelve smaller dessert forks, 1816
    Twelve table spoons, 1816
    Twelve table knives, with stainless steel blades, six 1812
    Twelve dessert knives, with stainless steel blades, 1814
    Four sauce ladles, 1817
    Six salt spoons, with gilt bowls, 1816
    A soup ladle, lacking crest, 1814
    A serving fork and spoon, engraved with a griffin crest, 1819
    A sugar sifter, engraved with a griffin crest, 1819
    Two mustard spoons, with gilt bowls, engraved with a griffin crest, 1819
    In a fitted wood canteen with brass fittings
    202 oz. (6,300 gr.) weighable silver (112)


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    Provenance

    With M.S. Rau, New Orleans