24 - 25 January 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER SECOND-COURSE DISHES AND TWO LINERS FROM KING GEORGE I OF THE HELLENES' BANQUETING-SERVICE
MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1863
Each shaped circular with moulded border, with rosette and guilloche border, engraved with Greek initials below Greek Royal crown, the plain liners similarly engraved, marked underneath, the base further stamped 'GARRARDS, PANTON STREET, LONDON'
the dishes 13½ in. (34 cm.) diam.
the liners 10½in. (27cm.) diam.
109 oz. (3,400 gr.)
The initials are those of King George I of the Hellenes, Prince of Denmark (1845-1913). (2)
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