Property from the Estate of Sue Mengers
A late George III sterling silver part flatware service for twenty four
William Eley and William Fearn, London, 1806
Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern, comprising twenty four place forks; twenty three table spoons; twenty three dessert forks; twenty three dessert spoons; fifteen coffee spoons; four master salt spoons, with gilt bowls; two soup ladles; two gravy ladles; one fish slice and one pastry / sandwich server; together with additional later matching place setting pieces to make an assebled part service for twenty four, most pieces with later engraved armorial and motto "Confido" (153)
total weighable sterling approximately 245 oz troy
With oak canteen centered by a plaque engraved "Baron de Ferussac / 3 Rue D'Anjou", height 7 1/2 in (19 cm); 26 in (66 cm); 15 in (38 cm).