London, South Kensington
11 June 2002
A Pair of George III Silver Covered Entree Dishes
MARK OF JOHN SCOFIELD, 1789
each shaped oval base with a gadrooned rim, the conforming domed cover with a loop handle, each piece engraved with a coat-of-arms - 26cm. (10¼in.), 64oz.
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The arms are those of Bligh quartering others impaling Brownlow, for John, 4th Earl of Darnley (1767-1831) and his wife Elizabeth (d.1831), daughter of Hon. William Brownlow (1726-1794), whom he married in 1791.
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