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A Suite of George III Twelve Soup Plates and Twelve Dinner Plates

Silver
London, 1806

The Soup Plates
Maker’s marks of William Fountain
Diameter: 25.5 cm, 10 in.
Weight: 7862 gr., 252 oz. 15 dwt.


The Dinner Plates
Maker’s mark of Henry Nutting
Diameter: 24.5 cm, 9 ¾ in.
Weight: 7376 gr., 237 oz. 2 dwt.
 

Description

Circular form with ribbon-tied reeded rims, the borders engraved with the crest of Sheffield, Baronets of Normanby Hall, Lincolnshire. To the undersides, numbered and with scratch weights.
 

A Suite of George III Twelve Soup Plates and Twelve Dinner Plates Reference: 23888.1 and 23888.2