24 - 25 January 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A VICTORIAN SILVER SAUCEBOAT AND SAUCE-LADLE FROM KING GEORGE I OF THE HELLENES' BANQUETING-SERIVCE
MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1863
On a cast oval base, with leaf-capped scroll handle, the rim and foot with rosette and guilloche borders, engraved with Greek initials below Greek Royal crown, the plain liner and King's pattern sauce-ladle similarly engraved, marked on body, liner and spoon, the liner stamped 'GARRARDS PANTON STREET LONDON'
9 in. (23 cm.) long
31 oz. (982 gr.)
The initials are those of King George I of the Hellenes, Prince of Denmark (1845-1913).
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