Description

    A 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.


    Condition Report*:

    Oval glass liner missing, general surface wear, pitting, scratching, commensurate with age.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    5th Tuesday
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