• The William F. Reilly Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 2273

    The William F. Reilly Collection

    14 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    A SET OF TWO REGENCY SILVER MEAT DISHES FROM THE BATTENBERG SERVICE

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1811

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    A SET OF TWO REGENCY SILVER MEAT DISHES FROM THE BATTENBERG SERVICE
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1811
    Each shaped oval, the gadrooned border with acanthus at intervals, the border engraved with accolé coat-of-arms and a crest, each marked on reverse, also stamped with numbers 354 and 299
    The larger 18 in. (45.7 cm.) long, the smaller 15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) long; 112 oz. 10 dwt. (3,499 gr.) (2)


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    The arms are those of Battenberg accolé with the Royal arms of Great Britain with those of Saxony on an escutcheon of pretence, as borne by Prince Henry Maurice of Battenberg, KG, and his wife, Princess Beatrice, 5th daughter of Queen Victoria. They were married in 1885.

    Provenance

    A Private collector; Christie's, New York, 17 October 1996, lot 285.