A set of four Victorian silver dessert stands, R. & S. Garrard & Co., London, 1854
circular, the bases and stems cast with formal borders and fluted panels enclosing husks, leaves and other motifs in 'Renaissance' style, the shallow lobed dishes with similar applied border and engraving, the centres engraved with a crest and marquess's coronet, the underside of one stamped: '77'
18.7cm., 7 3.8in. high, 27cm., 10 5/8in. diameter
4610gr., 148oz. 4dwt
John Alexander, 4th Marquess of Bath (1831-1896), Longleat
Christie's, London, Furniture, Porcelain and Silver from Longleat, 13 June 2002, lot 451
4th Marquess of Bath, Heirlooms, Inventory of Plate: 'Four 10" fluted and chased dessert tazzas.'