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Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George III English sterling silver dish cross; an addition to our Georgian dining silverware collection

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Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)
Georgian Silver Dish Cross
Sterling Silver Dish Cross - Antique George III (1778)

Description


This exceptional antique Georgian silver dish cross*, in sterling standard, has a plain Regency style form.


Each plain arm of the dish cross terminates with an hexafoil motif and impressive adjustable cast scrolling leg, surmounted with a lobed scrolling appendages encompassed with bead ornamentation; the boss of each leg collars the bar and moves horizontally to allow the frame size to be adjusted to hold either round or oblong dishes.


The plain four spoke frame conjoins at a central circular floral medallion style hinge, encircled with a band of bead decoration.


* The dish cross, often known as a 'spider', was invented in Ireland. The dish cross was utilised in the last half of the 18th century, with the central segment being optimised to hold a spirit burner or candle.


View the complete collection of 18th century silverware at AC Silver


Date: 1778

Condition


This antique Georgian silver dish cross is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The cast decoration is all very sharp.

Full hallmarks struck to one arm and part hallmarks to the feet are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Georgian silverware.


Dimensions


Length 24.4cm/9.6""

Height 9.8cm/3.9""


Weight


10.4 troy ounces/325g


 
 
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Andrew Campbell started trading in antiques during the 1970s. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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