Quality Silver - Sensible Prices. These are a superb set of six dinner plates made by the specialist plate maker, James Young.
They have a Regency style gadroon border that was added by Edward Farrell circa 1815 - the gadroon borders are hallmarked to legitimise the alteration and the scratch weights to the underside were accordingly revised at the same time. These fabulous plates are in superb condition and with a gross weight in excess of 100 tr. They have a lovely feeling of quality about them. The gadrooning remains crisp throughout and the borders are engraved with a double crest. The engraved crests on these plates belong to the families Hartopp and Cradock and between the two crests is a baronet's augmentation.
The numbering to the reverse side suggests that this half dozen plates were originally part of a much larger service n. We have a seventh in stock. We have a full professional report relating to the crests on these plates that will be made available to the purchaser.
Please view our specialist site for a further large selection of fine quality Victorian, Georgian and earlier silver. 25cm (9.8) diameter; total. Grams (105.1 troy ounces).
Full set of English hallmarks (guaranteeing Sterling 925 standard silver) for London 1789 by James Young. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions. Parcelforce option available on request. We have been dealing in antique silver for 25 years and supply some of the UK's leading retail outlets with top quality stock. We enjoy a strong reputation for honesty and integrity and never sell second rate items.As leading specialists in the field of fine antique silver, we have two sites. Explains the impact of the recent high metal prices on antique sterling silver and explains how to best take advantage of the situation. The item "Sensational SET 6 GEORGIAN SILVER 25cm DINNER PLATES, London 1789 crested, 3270g" is in sale since Thursday, March 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Plates/Platters/Trays". The seller is "sunbeau" and is located in Royal Forest of Dean. This item can be shipped worldwide.