Pair of George III silver berry spoons London 1817 Date : Hallmarked in 1817 For Sarah Blake & John William Blake Period : George III Origin : London England Decoration : Floral engraved handles, pomegranate and flower decorated bowls Size : Length 23 cm Condition : Excellent Restoration : None Weight : 134 grams (4.3 troy oz). An excellent pair of highly decorative'berry' serving spoons. Made in London in 1817 by Sarah and John Blake, they were probably decorated later in the 19th century. The engraving and hammer work relief on the bowls is of excellent quality.
I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971. My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976. Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "Pair of George III Silver Berry Spoons London 1817" is in sale since Sunday, February 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cutlery".
The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.