Order Of The Garter Crespell Georgian 1766 Hallmarked Silver Dinner Plate 721g For Sale
18TH CENTURY GEORGE IIIHALLMARKED STERLING SILVERDINNER PLATE.
Also called aSECOND COURSE DISH due to its large size.
ITISOF THE HIGHEST QUALITY.
Andof avery good weight andvery special beingso nice.
Aquite fabulousantiqueGeorgian piece.
This cracking platehas a gadrooned border and is6 lobed (sided).
Here we have aquite exceptionaland quite lovelysilver itemofexcellent gauge and weight.Hallmarksarevery good indeed and struck to base near rim.
For reference of scale the actualplate is10.5 inches indiameter and 0.75 inch high.62
Hallmarked for London and dated1766-year letter l.
MakersareSC IC-prolific platemakersof the period Sebastian and James Crespell-their mark is found on page 74 of Jackson's pocket edition..
Definitely one for the collectors!
Itis a truly wonderfullate 18th century antique lot well worth owning.
The condition is excellentand allit needs is to be used.Its only flaw is a dent to the underside which is easily rectified by a good silversmith.
Thispiece isengravedwiththe order of the garterandalways hasbeen.HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE translates into ''evil be to him who evil thinks''.This plate might have been part of an ambassadorial service.
Thisis a lovelyearly George IIIlotand a must have.
Weightof actual silver isa hefty721 grams (23.18 troy ounces),thispieceis made ofvery thick gauge silver throughout.
Please note that i have listed many other good items ofboth modern and antiquesilver,please do have a look.
A truly beautiful and mostwonderfullot whichwould grace anyone's home.
I have also listed too as well as even more fine plates.
Am always happy to combine shipping on lots won.
PERFECT FOR USEALL YEAR ROUND,DINE IN REAL STYLE!
Collection is more than welcome-i am located near junction 18 of M25 Motorway.Delivery may also be possible as i travel often.
WILL POST WORLDWIDE TOO!
An opportunity not to be missed.
Very desireable and well worth a offer.
OFFERED WITH !!On 27-Feb-13 at 13:59:05 GMT, seller added the following information:
Please note the height is 0.625 inch and not 0.75 inch.
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Order Of The Garter Crespell Georgian 1766 Hallmarked Silver Dinner Plate 721g :