A George IV box By John Edward Terrey, 1824,

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Lot 272
A George IV box By John Edward Terrey, 1824,

Sold for £ 1,468 (US$ 2,024) inc. premium

Silver and Plated Wares

20 Sep 2005, 11:00 BST

Knowle

Antique Silver
A George IV box
By John Edward Terrey, 1824,
of rectangular form, later chased and embossed with a frieze of trailing ivy, surrounding a central armorial, inscribed to the interior 'John A. Rolls from Alfred Markby, 1892', 18 x 13.5 x 4.5cm, 20.5oz.

See illustration

Footnotes

  • The arms are those of John Allan Rolls, sometime Mayor and MP for Monmouth, who was raised to the peerage as BARON LLANGATTROCK on 30 August 1892. He died in 1912.
    His son Charles Stewart Rolls formed the motor car business of C.S. Rolls and Co., and established Rolls Royce in 1904. Later he was to become the first British aviation victim.
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