A George III silver two-handled soup tureen and cover with plated liner by William Fountain London 1818
Lot 224*
A George III silver two-handled soup tureen and cover with plated liner
by William Fountain London 1818
Sold for £5,250 (US$ 8,824) inc. premium
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British Silver
A George III silver two-handled soup tureen and cover with plated liner
by William Fountain, London 1818
Oval bellied form and raised on four lion-mask capped and paw supports, cover and base both applied with acanthus-leaf-edged and gadroon border, either side engraved with a coat of arms, and underneath a later presentation inscription "PRESENTED TO WILLIAM CURTIS WARD ESQ., BY HIS AFFECTIONATE AND GRATEFUL FRIENDS; THERESA JANE DESPARD PEMBERTON, FREDERICK BARNARD PEMBERTON, ADA GEORGINA BEAVEN, SOPHIA THERESA BEANLANDS, HARRIET SUSAN SAMPSON, JOSEPH DESPARD PEMBERTON & WILLIAM PARNELL PEMBERTON 1910", height 27.5cm, length handle to handle 40.1cm, weight 143.8oz.
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