Description & Technical information

The body decorated with swirling fluting tapering to bat wing edges. The lid topped with writhian finial and decorated with swirling fluting. A double scroll fruitwood handle, the ends mounted with holly leaf collars.

Date:  1757
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England, London
Medium: silver, Wood
Signature: Maker’s mark of Lewis Herne & Francis Butty 

Dimensions: 25.5 cm (10 inches)
Categories: Silver