Description & Technical information

A fine late 18th century Adam period sterling silver double coaster of boat shape by Michael Plummer, having two pierced roundels with gadrooned edge set within the boat shaped base engraved on opposing sides with a family coat of arms, having a spreading rim with gadrooned edge and two ring handles at each pointed end.

Date:  1794
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Glass
Signature: Hallmarked for London

Dimensions: 5.5 x 39 x 19.5 cm (2¹/₈ x 15³/₈ x 7⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: Mallett & Son Ltd., London.
Private collection, England.
Literature: Illustrated:
Mallett, 2009, p. 58.