George III Silver Salver

GBP 1,650.00

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Object Description

An elegant antique sterling silver salver. Classic plain style with swept feet and bead border. To the front there is a hand engraved armorial with a crest and armorial. Weight 1174 grams, 37.7 troy ounces. Diameter 33.5 cm. Height 3.5 cm. London 1785. Maker Thomas Chawner.

Biography – Thomas Chawner, London silversmith, apprenticed to Ebenezer Coker 1754, free 1762. Livery 1771. Recorded as a plateworker working from 1759 both alone and with William Chawner, also as a spoonmaker. 1st mark entered 1773, 2nd mark 1775, 3rd mark 1783. Died circa 1802-1811.

Object Condition

This pretty tray is in very good condition with no damage or restoration. Stamped on the reverse with a full set of clear English silver hallmarks.
Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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