19 October 2005
A GEORGE III SILVER SALVER
MARK OF RICHARD RUGG, LONDON, 1770
Shaped circular and with a shell and scroll heightened rim, supported on four ball and claw feet, later engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked on the back
18½in. (47cm.) diameter
The arms are those of Wilks, for Colonel Mark Wilks (c.1760-1831).
Colonel Mark Wilks (c.1760-1831) and then by descent.
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