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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER MEAT-DISH COVERS

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1828

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER MEAT-DISH COVERS
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1828
    Each fluted dome with gadrooned rim, with detachable oak leaf, acorn and branch handle, engraved on one side with a crest and on the other with a coat-of arms, marked inside and on finial
    9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) diam.
    58 oz. (1,790 gr.)
    The arms are those of Borrows impaling Madden, for Robert Borrows (d.1850) of Gilltown, co. Kildare and his wife Charlotte, daughter of S. Madden of Hilton, co. Monaghan, whom he married in 1804. (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 186-196)