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Henry Nutting A Half-Fluted Soup Tureen

George III, London, 1808
Maker’s mark of Henry Nutting & Robert Hennell

Height: 35.5 cm, 14 in.
Weight: 3.340 g, 107.4 oz

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Silversmith Biography

Son of William Nutting late of Wormley in the apprenticed to Charles Wright of Ave Maria Lane London Citizen and Goldsmith 3 July 1782 on payment of £50. Turned over to Thomas Chawner of Ave Maria Goldsmith 4 February 1784. Free, 6 January 1790. First mark entered as plateworker, 9 April 1796. Address: 38 Noble Street, Foster Lane. Second mark, in partnership with Robert Hennell II (q.v.), 17 June 1808, same address. His son Henry was apprenticed to him 3 August 1808. The latter, rather than his father is presumably the Henry Nutting of Potters Bar Middlesex gentleman whose son John William was apprenticed, 5 October 1825, to William Simms mathematical instrument maker.

A Half-Fluted Soup Tureen Reference: 23534.2