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William Elliott & Joseph William Story A Set of Four Grape and Vine Wine Coasters

Silver-gilt
George III, London, 1809-1819
Makers marks of William Elliott & Joseph William Story

Diameter: 18.5 cm, 7.28 in.

The Coat-of-Arms of Magan quatering Tilson & Bushe with Loftus in Pretence for William Magan the elder (1790-1840).
 

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Provenance

Templars Antiques;
Asprey.
 

Description

All of round form with half-fluted sides and pierced decorative border of cast and applied chased leaves and dye stamped grapes, joined with swirling vines, finished with an ovolo rim.

To the base, the engraved cost-of-arms of William Henry Magan (1790-1840), of Clonearl, High Sheriff of County Westmeath, 1820, who married, in 1817, Elizabeth Georgina, widow of Colonel Thomas Lowther Allen, and second daughter and co-heir of Dudley Loftus, of Killyon, head of the ancient and distinguished house of LOFTUS.
 

A Set of Four Grape and Vine Wine Coasters Reference: No. 743