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Lot 0194
Set of Four Paul Storr (1771-1844) Sterling Silver Chop Platters

hallmarked London, 1806-1807, each of serpentine-lobed oval form, with gadrooned edge quartered by cabochons and leafy-mantled coquilles, with recessed oval plateau, the rim engraved with the crest opposing the arms of Baker.
l. 13-1/2", w. 10-1/2"; 147.21 total t. oz.

Condition

A handsome, solid set. No issues noted beyond the expected signs of age and use, including moderate knife scratches on the plateaux and some wear to the high relief of the rims. Attractive armorials. Each piece hallmarked (on the underside) with: 1) the sterling lion passant; 2) the London crowned leopard's head; 3) the date letter "L" for 1806-1807; 4) the George III bust duty mark; and 5) the "PS" maker's mark of Paul Storr. Marks very good to excellent.

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