A rather crisp hand chased garland of flora and fauna encircles the outer rim of the salver. Detailed bright work encompasses the outer field displaying scroll work amidst a grape and vine with fruit pattern.
Angelic wings seem to be Incorporated into the pattern. The salver measures 14 inches across, and weighs 1256 grams (2.77 lbs/oz) Stands on 4 sloped and steeped ball and claw feet. Clearly punched with the lion passant for English sterling, the leopards head with crown for London (prior to 1823) Date code of a small "a" for 1776 (made in the year of America's independence) Makers mark of CW within a rectangle for William Cripps. His work is most collectible.
The slaver is in excellent antique condition displaying just a slight warp, and a small repair to outer edge. This wonderful lager slaver would make an excellent centerpiece for use, or a fine addition to any collection.
The item "Large English Georgian Sterling Silver Salver 14" is in sale since Monday, October 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "americanponies" and is located in Seattle, Washington.This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Canada.