A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD
Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD

Description

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection 

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER ENTRÉE DISHES AND COVERS, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808


the covers engraved twice with arms, the dishes crested twice, with slip-lock snake-form finials

marked on dishes, covers, and finials

98 oz 10 dwt

3066.5 g

length 11 ¾ in.

29 oz 15 dwt

Condition report

Engravings rubbed, but more heavily for the crests. A few minor dings to interiors, otherwise good.


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Provenance

Weschler's, Washington D.C., February 22, 1987, lot 1069

Catalogue note

The arms are those of Morewood quartering Palmer and impaling Blois for William Palmer Morewood, esq. of Alfreton Hall, co. Derby and Ladbroke, co. Warwick. He married December 15, 1815, Clara, 2nd daughter of Sir Charles Blois, bart. He died in 1863, and she in 1865.