Antique Silver George III Salver made in 1784

£1,500

A lovely George III antique silver circular salver with a fine beaded border on the outside. The design of the border is matched on the cast feet.

Date1784
Made ByElizabeth Jones
LocationLondon
Stock NumberW84x32
W84x32
Date:
1784
Maker: Elizabeth Jones
£1,500
Description

A lovely George III antique silver circular salver with a fine beaded border on the outside and on the inner rim .  The design of the border is matched on the cast feet.

The centre of  the salver is wonderfully engraved with the original owner’s armorial.

A beautiful example by a lady silversmith who specialised in salvers and chambersticks, whose mark is rarely found outside this category.

Dimensions: diameter 25.6 cm; weight 19.6 troy oz.

Maker
Elizabeth Jones

It is believed that Jones was the widow of one Robert Jones, but this is uncertain. She is known to have registered her mark on 15 January 1783 and has been ascribed an address of 49 Bartholomew Close; her occupation at this time was listed as plateworker.

She specialised in the production of salvers and trays, and numerous trays by her have survived. No record either of apprenticeship or of freedom has been found.

Two pieces by Jones are in the collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, a George III teapot stand of 1783 and a George III tray of 1795.

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