Antique Silver George III Rare Soup Ladle made in 1761

£685

A rare Hanoverian pattern soup ladle with a shell bowl. The handle turns up in the Hanoverian style, which is a little earlier in date (and much rarer) than Old English pattern style ladles.

Date 1761
Made By Ebenezer Coker
Location London
Stock Number FA251x23
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FA251x23
Date:
1761
Maker: Ebenezer Coker
£685
Description

A rare Hanoverian pattern soup ladle with a shell bowl.

The handle turns up in the Hanoverian style, which is a little earlier in date (and much rarer) than Old English pattern style ladles.

The ladle is in excellent condition and of an early date for a soup ladle.

Dimensions: length 34 cm; weight 5.4 troy oz.

Maker
Ebenezer Coker

Ebenezer Coker, apprenticed to Joseph Smith 1728, free 1740. Worked in Clerkenwell.

First mark entered 1738. Second mark 1739. Third mark 1745. Fourth mark 1751. Fifth mark c. 1758. Another mark was entered in partnership with Thomas Hannam, 1759. Bankrupt by 1781 and died on 2 August 1783.

Specialist candlestick and salver maker. His work is always of a high standard.

In the earlier part of his career – until the late 1750s – principally a spoon maker.

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