London, South Kensington
21 February 2007
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER-GILT EPERGNE DISHES
MARK OF THOMAS PITTS (I), LONDON, CIRCA 1765
Of flower-head form chased with veins, flutes & stamped foliate scrolls, each with a swing handle, raised on three catterpillar feet, maker's mark & lion passant to base, lion passant to handle, 5 1/8 in. diameter (13 cm.), 17.75 oz. (4)
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This maker's mark (Grimwade no.2875) was previously attributed to Thomas Powell.
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