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
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.