A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER DINNER PLATES, DANIEL SMITH & ROBERT SHARP, LONDON, 1766
shaped circular form with gadrooned rims, engraved with a coat-of-arms, the undersides numbered
23.8cm., 9 1/2in. diameter
6495gr., 208oz. 16dwt.
Good clear marks. Heavy gauge. Typical country house wear. Fine surface scratches throughout. Good condition overall.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
The arms are possibly those of Crichton-Stuart.