A Lovely Georgian Sterling Silver Lemon Strainer. With Beaded Rim and Cast Beaded Handle. Assayed in London in 1781, during the reign of King George III.Probably Made by Hester Bateman. This is a very well executed Georgian Silver lemon strainer.
The pattern radiating from the center is just fabulous and the condition of this piece is exceptional, with original clip to set on the lip of the receiving vessel. It is 4" in diameter, 6" long overall, 1 1/4 deep and weighs 91 grams. There are 4 hallmarks in the bowl. Makers' Mark'HB' for Hester Bateman - we strongly believe although a little rubbed. Date Letter'f' for 1781 London.
Please see photos and send us a question if further clarity is required. Please see our other listings for additional Sterling Silver and collectable items. The item "Fine Georgian Sterling Silver Lemon Strainer 1781 London" is in sale since Wednesday, July 18, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "seattle-silver-specialists" and is located in Seattle, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France, Australia.