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    Three English Silver-Plated Covered Entree Dishes, late 19th century
    Marks: (various)
    6 x 12 x 9-1/4 inches (15.2 x 30.5 x 23.5 cm) (largest dishes, each)


    The lot comprising:
    1 Martin, Hall & Co. silver-plated covered entree dish with eagle head and NIL DESPERANDUM engraved to lid (Marks: E P G S, MH & Co);
    1 unmarked silver-plated covered entree dish with eagle head and NIL DESPERANDUM engraved to lid;
    1 Hawksworth, Eyre & Co. silver-plated covered entree dish (Marks: H E & Co, EP).
    3 Total

    Condition Report*: Lids of two largest dishes fit poorly, lid handle of one of largest dishes raised on one side, dripped metal to interior of one of largest dishes, lid handle of smallest dish, drilled hole through rim of smallest dish, scattered rubbing and pitting to silver plating, with a few spots of verdigris, and general surface scratches and abrasions to all pieces, with wear commensurate with age and use.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2019
    8th-10th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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