AN ASSEMBLED SET OF FOURTEEN GEORGIAN SILVER DINNER PLATES, LONDON, 1749-68
AN ASSEMBLED SET OF FOURTEEN GEORGIAN SILVER DINNER PLATES, LONDON, 1749-68
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Property from a Private Kansas Collection

AN ASSEMBLED SET OF FOURTEEN GEORGIAN SILVER DINNER PLATES, LONDON, 1749-68

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD

Property from a Private Kansas Collection

AN ASSEMBLED SET OF FOURTEEN GEORGIAN SILVER DINNER PLATES, LONDON, 1749-68

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private Kansas Collection

AN ASSEMBLED SET OF FOURTEEN GEORGIAN SILVER DINNER PLATES, LONDON, 1749-68


all engraved with matching coat of arms of circa 1830, comprising: seven by Willliam Cripps, 1755, one by John Jacobs, 1749, and six with maker’s mark of John Jacobs over another, 1768. Together with six soup plates with stork crest, rims altered by WE, 1824-5 and one with rams head crest by Paul Storr, 1808, 21 pieces

marked on backs of rims, engraved with scratch weights, Cripps plates: No 2 / 17=13; No 5 / 17=11; No 10 / 16=16; No 16 / 17=6; No 26 / 18=3=12; No 41 / 18=12; No 44 / 19=5; Jacobs, 1768 plates numbered: 40, 46, 49, 50, 58, 63

376 oz

11694 g

diameters 9½ and 9¾ in.

24.2 and 24.8 cm

Condition Report

Most with light surface scratches from use. 1 Cripps plate rough at back along rim; all Cripps plates and 1 Jacobs plate with minor dings to surface. As noted regarding the 6 soup plates with altered rims.


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Catalogue Note

The arms are probably those of Chaloner impaling Totenham.

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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