A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, WILLIAM BENNETT, LONDON, 1808
plain oblong with gadroon rims, folate embellished reeded detachable handles
6667gr., 214oz. 6dwt.
The covers and body clearly marked although rubbed. The handles unmarked and possibly not silver. Two handles have detached lock ing mounts on the covers so need re-attachement. The surfaces are bright and a little bruised. Typical country house wear.
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