George III Silver Soup Ladle Old English Thread Pattern 1778

George III Silver Soup Ladle Old English Thread Pattern 1778

Code: FA1348

Dimensions:

L: 34.3cm (13.5")

£365.00 Approx $462.61, €427.4
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A handsome Georgian silver soup ladle in the Old English Thread pattern, double struck so the pattern is repeated on the reverse. A family crest is engraved to the front of the handle of a rampant lion stood atop a turret and set below a coronet. A monogram is ornately engraved to the reverse. Hallmarked for London 1778, maker George Smith III.

It measures 34.3cm (13 1/2") long and the bowl is 9cm (3 1/2") wide and 3.5cm (1 5/8") deep. It weighs 200g / 6.4ozt. 

In excellent condition, no dents and minimal handling wear, all the marks and engravings are crisp as is the decoration.