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Henry Chawner Antique 1790s Sterling Silver Salts

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A fine and impressive pair of antique Georgian English sterling silver salts made by Henry Chawner; an addition to our silver cruet and condiment collection. These fine antique George III sterling silver salts have a plain rounded oval form to an oval pedestal foot. The surface of each salt is encircled with a plain applies girdle above the contemporary engraved initials 'EPC'. The oval feet and upper rims of these impressive examples of Georgian silverware are encircled with applied thread decorated borders. These antique salts, crafted by the renowned London silversmith Henry Chawner, have gilded interiors. Condition These antique silver salts are a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition in keeping with age. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of each salt are all very clear. Dimensions Length 8.8 cm / 3.5" Width 5.5 cm / 2.2" Height 5.8 cm / 2.3" Total Weight 6.4 troy ounces / 200g Maker: Henry Chawner Date: 1791 Origin: London, England Video: A video of this fine piece is available upon request. Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
  • Creator:
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 2.29 in (5.8 cm)Diameter: 3.47 in (8.8 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 2
  • Style:
    George III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
    1790-1799
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1791
  • Condition:
    Please see main description.
  • Seller Location:
    Jesmond, GB
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: A75481stDibs: LU1200221241962
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