A George III oval soup tureen and cover

A George III oval soup tureen and cover on spreading foot, with beaded borders, the detachable domed cover with acanthus bud finial, the body with two reeded loop handles, engraved with presentation inscription within oval cartouche. The inscription reads "A small mark of GRATITUDE for the unremitted CARE and ATTENTION shown by Dr REYNOLDS to Mrs Billington during a severe and dangerous ILLNESS Jan 1790", gross weight 83ozs, London1780,maker James Young. ARV Measuring 43 cm wide, weigh 83 oz

No. 22696M


£22,500.00