Items for Sale:    S.J. Shrubsole Corp.

A Pair of George III Antique English Silver Soup Tureens (1769 London)

Artist

JOHN ROMER (worked c.1760-c.1775)

Country of Origin

London

Dated

1769

Medium

Silver

Dimensions

18.50inch wide
(46.99 cm wide)

Condition

Excellent


Provenance

Sir John Frecheville Ramsden, 6thBt (1877-1958), inherited in 1917 from his second cousin, 5th and last Baron Muncaster (1834-1917), sold Christie’s, London, 1 June 1932, lot 73

The Muncaster Castle Collection, The property of Patrick and Phyllida Gordon-Duff-Pennington, sold Sotheby’s, London, 9 November 1995, lot 243

Description / Expertise

The oval bodies engraved on both sides with contemporary armorials within drapery cartouches and below applied bands of trailing leafage, gadroon lips and handles, the covers engraved on either side with a crest within drapery cartouches, pomegranate finials, the undersides numbered 1 and 2 and engraved respectively with scratch weights '125''10 and '127''17,' the covers similarly numbered, contemporary Sheffield plate liners.

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

Fully hallmarked

Price

gbp 114300 (Pound Sterling)   Original: usd 150000.00 (US Dollar)