20 April 2005
A GEORGE V SILVER AND ENAMEL BOWL
MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN AND ALWYN CHARLES ELLISON CARR, LONDON, 1917
Of circular section with a central red enamel heightened fleur-de-lys boss, within a twisted wire motif, with a crenellated border and leaf and berry motif sides, with a hammered finish, marked under base, the base further engraved 'OMAR RAMSDEN ET ALWYN CARR ME FECERUNT'
5 in. (12.6 cm.) diameter
7 oz. (218 gr.) gross
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Eric Turner and Lynn Springer Roberts, English Silver, Masterpieces by Omar Ramsden From the Campbell Collection, David A. Hanks & Associates, New York, 1992, p. 76
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