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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 395

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TRAY

    MARK OF WILLIAM KER REID, LONDON, 1838

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TRAY
    MARK OF WILLIAM KER REID, LONDON, 1838
    Shaped oblong with foliage, flower and shell handles and rim, engraved with foliage and an inscription, on four foliate and shell feet, marked underneath
    32 7/8 in. (83.5 cm.) wide
    208 oz. (6,483 gr.)
    The inscription reads: 'Presented TO GEORGE FALL, by his fellow PARISHONERS OF SAINT MARK LAMBETH, In Testimony of their gratitude admiration and esteem for his disinterested, bold and beneficial advocacy of Parochial Reform, attained by long untired and consistent EXERTIONS, 20th Septr 1838'


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