EIGHTEEN SILVER-GILT BOWLS
thirteen with maker's mark of Francis Boone Thomas, London, 1896 (12), 1897 (1), three with maker's mark of Charles Henry Townley and John William Thomas, London, 1901, and two with maker's mark of F. Higgins and Son Ltd., London, 1925
Circular and with borders variously pierced and chased with male and female bacchic masks, foliate scolls, floral swags, grotesque figures and birds, marked under base, sixteen stamped 'THOMAS 153 NEW BOND ST' - 4¾in. (12.5cm.) diam.
193ozs. (6,027grs.) (18)