This magnificent antique George III sterling silver soup tureen has a plain oval shaped form onto a plain oval spreading pedestal foot to a collet rim, in the classic English Adam style.
The surface of this impressive soup tureen is plain and unembellished.
The upper rim of the tureen is ornamented with an impressive applied rope twist border accented with a simple leaf design to either side.
This antique soup tureen retains the original hallmarked push fit domed cover, surmounted with an impressive reed decorated handle enveloped with chased decorated leaf designs to the terminals.
The tureen is fitted with fine and impressive angular loop handles embellished with plain moulded ornamentation.
The stepped portion of the pedestal foot is encircled with a border reflecting the same design as that of the body.
This antique soup tureen was crafted by the very important and renowned London silversmith Paul Storr; the item reflects the exceptional quality and standard associated with this maker.
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