Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish
Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish

TUDOR & LEADER (worked 1761-1816)

Antique George III Sterling Silver Shell Butter Dish

1785 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£1,395 gbp
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This fine antique George III sterling silver butter dish has a plain scallop shell shaped form.

What would be the umbo, of the natural shell, forms the impressive plain scrolling handpiece.

The handpiece of this silver shell butter dish is encompassed with an applied bead decorated border and embellished with a contemporary bright cut engraved crest depicting a wolf pierced with an arrow.

This fine pieces of antique silverware is supported by three nautilus style shell feet.

Dimensions

Length 15.3cm/6"
Width 12.6cm/5"
Height 2.7cm/1.1"

Weight

2.8 troy ounces/85.8g


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This antique shell butter dish is a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition in keeping with age.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the shell dish handpiece are clear in keeping with age and location.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these examples of Georgian silverware.
Maker: Tudor & Leader (Henry Tudor & Thomas Leader)
Date: 1785
Origin: Sheffield, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8063 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 2.70 cm (1.06 inches)
Width 12.60 cm (4.96 inches)
Depth 15.30 cm (6.02 inches)
Weight 2.80oz t (87.08g)
Stock Code
A8063
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver butter shell/dish; an addition to our dining silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the shell dish handpiece are clear in keeping with age and location.
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