Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 12
Set of Four Victorian Silver Dessert Stands, Robert Garrard, London, 1875
  • Set of Four Victorian Silver Dessert Stands, Robert Garrard, London, 1875
  • Set of Four Victorian Silver Dessert Stands, Robert Garrard, London, 1875
  • Set of Four Victorian Silver Dessert Stands, Robert Garrard, London, 1875

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Set of Four Victorian Silver Dessert Stands, Robert Garrard, London, 1875

of shaped circular form, pierced and moulded with fan panels and scrollwork, the multi-knopped stems cast with animal masks and leaves above domed circular bases pierced and moulded with bead borders, scrollwork and further masks
height 9.4" — 24 cm., diameter 9.1" — 23 cm.
168.1 oz. — 5227 grams

Estimate $3,500-$5,000

Realised: $13,000.01
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Inscription reads: Presented / TO / Burton R.P. Persse. / by the Members of the / COUNTY OF GALWAY HUNT / AND OTHER FRIENDS / AS A TOKEN OF THEIR / sincere regard. / 1877
Burton Robert Parsons Persse, Esq., J.P., D.L., Moyode Castle, Co. Galway, b.1828, was a celebrated sportsman, Master of the Galway Hunt, ‘The Castle Boy Blazers’ for thirty years, until his death in 1885

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts
Silver