An Exceptional Pair of George III Silver Sauce Boats London 1771, William Skeen

£6,500

An Exceptional Pair of George III Silver Sauce Boats London 1771
 
 A very good pair of  large size late 18th century silver sauce boats of typical form. With leaf capped scroll handles and gadrooned rims. Standing on a shaped pedestal foot with gadrooned edge. Both pieces are crested to one side with a dragon wielding a sword emerging from a tower. 
 
 
Marked to the body for London 1771 by William Skeen. 
 
These are a very fine pair in first class order of unusually good weight and size in absolutely original condition with no signs of damage or repairs. Wonderful colour and patina. 
 
Length: 22cm or 8.6 inches 
Height: 14cm or 5.5 inches 
Weight: 923 g or 38 ounces or 34.6 ounces Troy.

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