Description A handsome large rare heavy-gauge English antique 18th Century Georgian solid sterling silver salver tray by the silversmith Elizabeth Jones - (1782 - 1795) in lovely condition and with a full set of English silver hallmarks for London 1786. Excellent quality genuine 234 year old sterling silver example, (definitely not silver-plate); a beautiful early tray and an impressive 9.15 inch size, with a decorative raised and beaded border edge and it rests on 3 ornate cast silver ball & claw feet. It weighs a heavy approx 447 grams and there are no added personal engraved presentation inscriptions, has a nice set of period engraved marriage initials (in triangular formation) on the reverse.
Measurements Great size, it measures approx 9.15 inches (231mm) in diameter (excluding splayed feet) and it stands 1.4 inches (35mm) in height. Date English antique 18th Century Georgian solid sterling silver with a full set of English silver hallmarks for London 1786 (date letter "l"). Superb clear struck silver marks and includes the silver duty stamp of King George the Third. Maker Silversmiths initials "E I". Elizabeth Jones - 1782 - 1795.Condition Lovely condition with no splits no wear holes and no nasty knocks or dents. Has a small old seam repair on the side edge , really nothing much and a beautiful genuine 234 year old silver tray. The 3 cast silver ball & claw feet are all undamaged and are tight and secure. Handsome large size and with a fine heavy silver weight. Irect from a private estate. Handsome large rare heavy-gauge English antique 18th Century Georgian solid sterling silver salver tray. Please note this item shows with a matt finish just for the purposes of photoing, it has a normal shiny polished finish. Please wait until an invoice has been sent if you are unsure of total costs. Payments must usually be received within 3 days after the end of sale. We only sell genuine antiques and solid silver items and strongly recommend trackable posting. The item "FINE RARE HEAVY ENGLISH ANTIQUE 18TH CENT GEORGIAN 1786 SOLID SILVER SALVER TRAY" is in sale since Tuesday, December 8, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "kentsfinest" and is located in Cranbrook. This item can be shipped worldwide.