Georgian silver bread basket, London 1808, Thomas Robins
Lot 164
A George III silver swing-handled basket by Thomas Robins, London 1808
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,742) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A George III silver swing-handled basket
by Thomas Robins, London 1808
Shaped-rectangular form with shell-embellished gadrooned rim, leaf-capped loop handle, raised on a spreading oblong foot, engraved with a crest and motto, length 35cm, weight 37oz.

Footnotes

  • Engraved with the crest of PHILLIPS-MARSHALL in commemoration of William Phillips of Cavendish Square whose life was saved from drowning in Portsmouth Harbour by a strange dog which was subsequently adopted by the family.
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