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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Two George III Silver Meat Platters, Joseph Pitts / Robert Sharp, London, 1800/1802
Estimate
5,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,125 USD
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275

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

Two George III Silver Meat Platters, Joseph Pitts / Robert Sharp, London, 1800/1802
Estimate
5,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Celebration of the English Country House

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Two George III Silver Meat Platters, Joseph Pitts / Robert Sharp, London, 1800/1802
both oval, the first with reeded rim, the center engraved with arms within a shield bordered by an oval of husks and beads; the second with gadroon rim, border engraved with contemporary arms and supporters beneath a viscount's coronet
marked on undersides, second with scratchweight 115"13
lengths 20 1/4 in., 22 3/4 in.
51.5cm, 57.7cm
176oz 10dwt
5492g
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Provenance

The arms on the 1802 platter are those of Pierrepont, for Charles (b. 1737) who succeeded to the estates of his uncle, the Duke of Kingston, created Baron Pierrepont of Holme Pierrepont and Viscount Newark, of Newark-on-Trent, later created Earl Manvers in 1806.  He died in 1816.

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York