22nd Nov, 2023 10:30

LifeStyle | Silver & Luxury Accessories

 
  Lot 117
 

GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET
GEORGE BURROWS, LONDON 1820

of oblong form with scroll and shell cast rim and similarly embossed bowl, central dated inscription, the shaped swing handle cast with cornucoppia and engraved with armorial, the foot with gadrooned border,

(approx. 1154g)

30cm wide

 

A condition report is offered as an indication of any issues visible to the naked eye. As none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer, buyers must satisfy themselves in respect of condition. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business available on our website.

 

Sold for £600
Estimated at £400 - £600


Condition Report
Foot has been heavily knocked and misshapen so wobbles on a flat surface, does not sit evenly but raised to one side; centre of bowl heavily scratched, inscription appears relatively light into surface; rim slightly misshapen to right side, further general scratches, nicks and pitting, will benefit from attention particularly to foot

 
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