• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    A GROUP OF GEORGE III SILVER OLD ENGLISH PATTERN FLATWARE

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, ALL LONDON, 1783-99

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF GEORGE III SILVER OLD ENGLISH PATTERN FLATWARE
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, ALL LONDON, 1783-99
    Comprising: a pair of basting spoons by Richard Crossley, 1783, engraved with duck crest; another example by the same maker, 1798, engraved with the crest of Heron above the initials PH; a soup ladle and a sauce ladle by Thomas Wallis (II), 1799, engraved with the crest of Widdrington; a sauce ladle by Smith and Fearn, 1790; also fiddle pattern flatware comprising: a set of 10 dessert forks, Edinburgh, 1824, with crest of Cook above initials JC; five table forks, London, 1833, with crest of Cook; six table forks, by William Eaton, London, 1838, engraved with initials MFSB; and six fiddle, thread and shell pattern dessert spoons by George Adams, London, 1861, with crest of Heron
    70 oz. (217 gr.)


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