DescriptionA JOHN EMES GEORGE III SILVER AND GLASS DESK SET WITH FITTED TRAY
John Emes, London, England, circa 1804-1805
Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), (duty mark), JE, I
7-3/4 inches wide (19.7 cm) (tray)
10.6 ounces (weighable silver)
The set comprising an inkwell, shaker, oval box without glass liner and fitted tray, each with silver mounted lid and base fitted for tray, the oval tray with banded rim and raised on tapering, reeded feet.
Oval glass liner missing, general surface wear, pitting, scratching, commensurate with age.
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