This exceptional antique George III sterling silver straining spoon has been crafted in the Old English pattern.
The plain bowl of this gravy spoon incorporates an impressive arched strainer ornamented with pierced decorated vertical pales.
The surface of the handle terminal is embellished with a bright cut engraved crest depicting a demi-lion rampant below the motto 'Forward'.
The reverse of this antique silver straining spoon features a rounded heel to the bowl and pip to the handle terminal.
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Maker: Charles Hougham