14 October 2009
A REGENCY SILVER TEA TRAY
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1812
Shaped oval, on four leaf-clad capital bracket feet, the two reeded handles with acanthus joins, the field later engraved with a coat-of-arms, crests and motto, marked under base, also stamped 199
28 5/8 in. (72.7 cm.) long; 150 oz. 10 dwt. (4,700 gr.)
A Private collector; Sotheby's, New York, 24 October 2000, lot 272.
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