Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 23

Lot 23

George III Silver Two-Handled Dish, Paul Storr, London, 1804

George III Silver Two-Handled Dish, Paul Storr, London, 1804
Lot 23 Details
George III Silver Two-Handled Dish, Paul Storr, London, 1804

of circular shape with moulded gadroon rim, applied with hinged octagonal handles
diameter 10" — 25.5 cm.
28.7 oz. — 892 grams

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,968
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Engraved on the side with a lion passant crest; cover missing; one or two minor dents; otherwise substantially in good condition; marks on the side are worn and barely legible; two good marks on each handle

LOT 23

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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