Lot 49: * A George IV Gilt Silver Tray, John Bridge for Rundell, Bridge & Rundell, Width over handles 29 1/4 inches.
Fine Silver and Objets de Vertu
May 19, 2013
Chicago, IL, USA
A George IV Gilt Silver Tray, John Bridge for Rundell, Bridge & Rundell,
London, 1827, of rectangular form with a grapevine cast border and lion pelt handles, having a central armorial crest on an engraved grapevine field, the whole raised on four shell form feet; approximate weight 206.52 ozt.
Width over handles 29 1/4 inches.
Please note correct weight is 206.52 ozt. Coat of arms not original and gilding worn in center of tray at arms. The underside with areas of discoloration under outline of engraved arms, suggesting a patch. Additional photos available upon request.
Notes: Property from the Estate of Eleanor Robertson Stokes, Louisville, Kentucky