A GEORGE IV SILVER TRAY
A GEORGE IV SILVER TRAY

MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1828

Details
A GEORGE IV SILVER TRAY
MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1828
Oblong with gadroon border and scroll and leaf handles, engraved to the centre with a coat-of-arms for Cavendish with Compton in pretence
23¾ in. (60.3 cm.) long
120 oz. (3732 gm.)

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Lot Essay

The arms are for the marriage of Lord George Augustus Henry Cavendish (1754-1834) MP for Derby and third son of the 4th Duke of Devonshire, to Lady Elizabeth Compton, daughter of the 7th Earl of Northampton. George became 1st Earl of Burlington in 1831 and died in 1834.
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