Antique Silver Salver
Antique Silver Salver

Antique Silver George III Salver made in 1786


A silver George III salver of rectangular form, standing on four shaped moulded feet.

Date 1786
Made By John Hutson
Location London
Stock Number SA82x11
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Maker: John Hutson

An antique silver George III salver of rectangular form, standing on four shaped moulded feet.

The salver is beautifully engraved with a border of leaves and grapes. The cartouches contain flowers.

The centre is engraved with the crest of Hobson – a griffin, segreant, in beak a key. It is entered in Fairbairn’s book of crests and shown on p. 167 no 13 and p. 19 no 12.

Above the crest the following  dedication is engraved “J Prendergast  to Mrs M Hobson 1794”

The salver is of a very unusual shape, and the condition and decoration are of the highest quality.

Dimensions: 41.91 cm; weight 47 troy oz.


John Hutson

Apprenticed to Richard Rugg (specialist salver maker) in June, 1761. Free in August, 1768. Mark entered on 2nd January 1784 at 35 St John’s Square, Clerkenwell.

A fine maker who specialised in salvers, often with very fine engraving. Unlike his master, Richard Rugg, he made other articles such as teapots, tea caddies and chambersticks.

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