Description & Technical information

Of squat campana shape, the lower body part-fluted, with split loopover tendril handles, egg and dart rim, on a plain square foot with foliage cast stem, inscribed to one side: 'To Sir John Trollope Bart. of Casewick From Sir John Thorold Bart. of Syston Park June 26th 1837, engraved coat-of arms to the opposide side those of Trollope for Sir John Trollope 7th Bt. (1800-1874) of Casewick, co. Lincoln, together with a gilt metal mounted square blue hardstone plinth with acanthus band to base.
The vase width across handles 42cm / 16½''
Height of vase 29.5cm / 11¾''
Overall height with plinth 52.5cm / 20¾''
Weight: 3864.50g / 124.83oz

Date:  1835
Period:  William IV
Origin:  London
Medium: silver
Signature: Engraved with the arms of Trollope

Categories: Jewellery, Silver