This is an exceptionally fine antique English George III sterling silver meat skewer by the world-famous silversmith Paul Storr, with hallmarks for London 1808.
This magnificent meat skewer is of plain tapering form with ring terminal.
It bears the full hallmarks – Lion passant for sterling silver, Leopard head for London, date letter for 1808 and the maker’s mark ‘P.S’ for Paul Storr.
Not only is this a very useful item, but it is also an extremely beautiful decorative piece in its own right – only to be expected from the incredible mastery of Paul Storr.
There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any silver collector.
In excellent condition with clear hallmarks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 3 x Width 35.8
Weight 0.13 kg
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 inch x Width 1 foot, 2 inches
Weight 4.1 troy oz
Our reference: A1679a