A George IV silver bread basket, Paul Storr, London, 1820
6,000 - 8,000 USD
bidding is closed
- marked on side and handle
- length 14 1/4 in.
- 36.2 cm
fluted oval with shell and acanthus scroll rim, the handle with entrelac enclosing flowerheads, the center engraved with contemporary arms under foliate mantle
George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 20.