An impressive pair of early 19th century two-handled Indian Colonial silver warming dishes and stands, with plated covers and handles
by Cropley & Co, Calcutta 1819-25
The stands of rectangular form with curved corners, the acanthus embellished scroll handles with turned ivory centres, raised on four shell embellished paw feet, the plain dishes with gadrooned rims, the covers with applied gadrooned borders and rims, the ornate detachable foliate scroll handles embellished with stiff-leaf borders, crested, length handle-to-handle 36cm, weight total of stands and dishes 134oz. (2)
- Please note the covers and handles are unmarked silver and not plated as catalogued. The total weight should therefore read 191 troy oz.