Sterling Silver Salver by Gabriel Sleath - Antique Circa 1745

GBP 1,595.00

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Object Description

A fine and impressive antique English sterling silver salver; an addition to our dining silverware collection.

This fine antique sterling silver salver has a plain rounded square form with shaped corners.

The surface of this silver salver is plain and embellished with a circular cartouche incorporating a scrolling leaf bordered contemporary bright cut engraved coat of arms* depicting on chequy on a bend engrailed with three lions passant.

This impressive coat of arms is surmounted with a crest displaying a pelican in her piety, wings addorsed and elevated.

The raised rounded border of this antique salver is encompassed with plain applied moulded decoration to the shaped rim.

This antique salver is supported by four impressive hoof style feet.

This exceptional example of Georgian silverware was crafted by the renowned London silversmith Gabriel Sleath.

* The armourial bearings are those of the Chaundler family, often spelt ‘Chandler’. These arms pertain to the Chandlers who emigrated from England and settled in Massachusetts, America. Read this items heraldic identification report.

Dimensions
Diameter 18.2cm/7.2″
Diameter of surface 15.5cm/6.1″
Height 2.3cm/0.9″

Weight
12.3 troy ounces/382g

Object History

Maker: Gabriel Sleath
Date: Circa 1745
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

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Object Condition

This antique Georgian salver is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the salver are very clear.

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