A ROYAL GEORGE III SILVER-GILT FIGURAL CENTERPIECE, PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808-09
formed as three classical maidens linked by wreaths, supporting a slip-lock basket with ivy rim, the detachable two-tier base with masks linked by garlands of fruit, engraved with crest in garter below Royal Ducal coronet
marked and numbered 1 throughout, stand and basket 1808, base 1809
height 12 5/8 in.
119 oz 15 dwt
probably Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850), to his son
George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904), his sale
Christie's, London, 6-7 June 1904, lot 205 part