A Georgian Style Walnut Silver Chest, John Davenport,
having a rectangular top with a banded border over two graduated drawers with felt lined and fitted interiors above a shaped skirt centered with a carved shell, raised on cabriole legs, the underside of the top inscribed JDavenport 1985, the drawers including a diminutive sterling silver flatware service for eight in the Onslow pattern, comprising dinner knives, dinner forks, table spoons, teaspoons and a ladle, together with two associated ladles.
Height of chest 2 5/8 x width 2 1/2 x depth 1 3/4 inches.
The Adell Venus Collection of Miniatures
Property from the Estate of Adell Venus, Chicago, Illinois