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Large Irish Style Sterling Silver Dish Ring Birmingham 1913 Williams Ltd 14 ozs

$1,914.32

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An exquisite Georgian style sterling silver English heavy Gauge table dish ring of traditional waisted form and unusually large size. The circular inverted sided lavish pierced body depicting chased garlands and swags with flowers. The central cartouche is surrounded with Laurel leaves. Mark of WB over LD within a heart shape for Williams Birmingham Ltd. Assay Marks for Birmingham 1913. Condition: Perfect with no imperfections. Marks are clear. Measures: Diameter: (base) 8.25" (21cm). Diameter: (top rim) 7.5" (19cm). Height: 3.5" (9cm). Weight: an impressive 14.2 ozs. (400 grams).  Location: Dublin City, Ireland. Table Dish Rings (sometimes erroneously referred to as Potato Rings) were first made in Ireland and also in England from circa 1780, were originally of silver and highly ornamented. They were usually elliptical in outline and wider in each dimension below than above. The largest know examples were up to ten inches in diameter and up to four inched in height. Use was made of both piercing and repousse work to obtain the highest decorative effects, this style of decoration was necessary to help the heat escape from hot table dishes through the piercing, blue (sometimes green or clear) hand blown glass liners were a later addition. This is a stunning example in wonderful condition.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 3.5 in. (8.89 cm)Width: 8.25 in. (20.96 cm)Depth: 8.25 in. (20.96 cm)
  • Style
    Rococo (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1913
  • Condition
    Please read full Condition Report within listing.
  • Seller Location
    Dublin, IE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5035216853412

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    Ships From: Dublin, Ireland
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