Antique Silver George III Rare Irish Salver made in 1798


A fine and rare Georgian Irish silver oval tray. The tray has a reeded border and stands on four reeded conforming feet.

Date 1798
Made By Robert Breading
Location Dublin
Stock Number W82x35
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Maker: Robert Breading

A fine and rare Georgian Irish silver oval tray. The tray has a reeded border and stands on four reeded conforming feet.

The centre is engraved with a contemporary full coat of arms.

18th century Irish trays are quite rare and this is a fine example in good condition.

Dimensions: length 49.1 cm, (19.3 inches) width 36.1 cm, (14.25 inches) ; weight 69 troy oz.

Robert Breading

Robert Breading was a Dublin silversmith (active 1775 – 1822).

Maker’s mark R B conjoined in rectangle (maker’s mark for Robert Breading, Quarter Brother 1775, Freeman 1782, died 1822).

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