Lot 213: GEORGE II IRISH SILVER CRESTED WAITER, DUBLIN, PROBABLY WILLIAM WILLIAMSON, CIRCA 1754.
October 25, 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: Engraved in the center with a flowerhead and vine wreath enclosing the crest of a griffin's head between wings and out of a crown, in beak a palm branch, surrounded by an outer flower stem border centering a Chinese figure, the molded shaped rim within a shell and C-scroll edge, inscribed beneath "To the Master of the Limerick Hunt May 7th 1754," on three leaf-capped scroll supports, partially marked beneath. 14 oz. Diameter 8 7/8 inches.