12 December 2002
A PAIR OF REGENCY SILVER MEAT DISHES
Mark of Paul Storr, London, 1815
Each oval, the gadrooned border with shells and foliage at intervals, with large acanthus-flanked shells at each end, each side engraved with a coat-of-arms within foliate mantling, marked on reverses
20½in. (52cm.) long; 174oz. 10dwt. (5438gr.) (2)
The Bolton and Littledale families.
Donald S. Morrison, sold Sotheby's New York, 6 June 1980, lot 12.
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The arms are those of Bolton implaing Littledale
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
Strong bidding and sell-through rates seen across a week of sales that total $79,285,375, with more still to come
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