An antique sterling silver dish of oval form with shaped borders and raised on four shaped decorative feet. The pretty pierced silver has pierced hatched decoration and an embossed design of fruit, flowers and scrolls. Weight 349 grams,11.2 troy ounces. Height 6 cm. Length 28.5 cms. Width 22.5 cms. Chester 1904. Maker Timothy Ellison & Henry Fishwick.
Biography – Thomas Latham & Ernest Morton, founded in Birmingham in 1866. Active at Pallas Works, 115/116 Vyse Street, Birmingham (1898-1901), The firm became a limited liability company in 1915 as Latham & Morton Ltd.