Lot 2216
  • 2216

A George IV silver bread basket, Paul Storr, London, 1820

Estimate
6,000 - 8,000 USD
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Description

  • marked on side and handle
  • silver
  • 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

Literature

George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 20.
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