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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 153

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER COVERED ENTREE DISHES AND SHEFFIELD-PLATED WARMING STANDS

    THE DISHES AND COVERS MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1809; THE WARMING STANDS MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1809

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER COVERED ENTREE DISHES AND SHEFFIELD-PLATED WARMING STANDS
    THE DISHES AND COVERS MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1809; THE WARMING STANDS MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, CIRCA 1809
    The Sheffield-plated frame set on four paw feet, with gadrooned apron and borders, with a Sheffield-plated warming dish and liner, warming dish marked with sunburst; the silver entree dish with gadrooned border and shells at intervals, the domed cover with gadrooned border, the leaf-clad finial with lion's masks, acanthus, and bead border, each side of cover engraved with a coat-of-arms and motto, the dishes with a crest, marked on dish, cover, finial, and beading
    15¾ in. (40 cm.) long over handles, 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high; 144 oz. (4489 gr.) weighable silver (2)


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