A Pair of Early George III Silver Double-lipped Sauce Boats, 1762
of double-bellied oval form, the gadroon rims rising to form open asymmetrical scroll handles, shaped pedestal bases with matching rims, engraved with slightly later arms and motto
39 oz 8 dwt
length 8 3/8 in.; 21.2 cm
Located in New York. Please enquire to arrange a viewing.
This model was also supplied by Parker & Wakelin to the naval hero Richard, Viscount Howe, in 1767 (Sotheby's, New York, April 26, 2008, lot 296); he paid £29 9s 4d for two pairs.