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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER DINNER PLATES

    MARK OF ROBERT MAKEPEACE, LONDON, 1796

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER DINNER PLATES
    MARK OF ROBERT MAKEPEACE, LONDON, 1796
    Each circular, with gadrooned border and engraved with accolé coats-of-arms, each marked under base, also with scratch weights and inventory numbers, 18, 31, 35-36, 41, 65-66, 68-69, 71, 74, 77
    9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) diameter; 216 oz. (6,728 gr.) (12)


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    The arms are those of Beaumont accolé with Wentworth

    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 27 November 1963, lot 157 (part)
    with Vanhall Antiques, Victoria, Canada, 1984


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA