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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 171

    AN ASSEMBLED SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III ENGLISH AND IRISH SILVER DINNER PLATES

    SIX MARK OF ROBERT CALDERWOOD, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1769; SIX MARK OF SEBASTIAN & JAMES CRESPELL, LONDON, 1769, RESHAPED

    Price Realised  

    AN ASSEMBLED SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III ENGLISH AND IRISH SILVER DINNER PLATES
    SIX MARK OF ROBERT CALDERWOOD, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1769; SIX MARK OF SEBASTIAN & JAMES CRESPELL, LONDON, 1769, RESHAPED
    Each shaped circular, with gadrooned border, the Crespell plates with a Duke's armorials on one side and a Marquess' crest and coronet on the other, the Irish plates with a crest and Garter Motto beneath a Duke's coronet, all with later engraved arms of a cardinal on the field, each marked on reverse, also with scratch weights and numbers 10, 21, 29, 43, 46, 49-52, 55-56, one plate with maker's mark of Thomas Bolton, 1698
    9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) diameter; 203 oz. (6314 gr.) (12)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A CANADIAN COLLECTOR