Description & Technical information

The dishes rectangular with gadrooned rims with shells flanked by acanthus at corners, the high domed covers with gadrooned band and heraldic lion passant form finial, the conforming stands raised on paw feet, removable warming pans weighted, covers engraved with a coat-of-arms on both sides and dishes engraved with crest, marked on dishes, covers, finials, and stands.

The warming stands by Matthew Boulton. Birmingham, circa 1840
Weight: 135 oz. 10 dwt, (4,214g)

Date:  1840
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  London, England
Medium: silver
Signature: Maker’s mark of Barnard Brothers

Dimensions: 37.8 cm (14⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Silver