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Irish Silver Soup Ladle
Reference: S177
Period: George III
Year: 1812
Silversmith: Richard Sawyer
Place: Dublin
Price: $ 320.00
Weight: 190 grams
Dimensions: 34cm long, bowl is huge! (9cm*11cm*3,5cm)
Condition: Very good, very small dents in bowl, ladle has been highly polished.

Description: A lovely Irish soup ladle in the Fiddle pattern, with an attractive, naive tulip crest. The handle is beautifully curved, so much that the top of the handle is at right angles to the bowl, which makes holding this ladle a pleasure. The bowl, which is quite large, is shaped with high edges which assists pouring the soup out of the ladle. The hallmarks are very clear. Sawyer worked from Fishamble Street from 1797 - 1812, when he died - meaning this ladle was one of his last works.
Irish Silver Soup Ladle
Irish soup ladle

Irish Silver Soup Ladle
Hallmark

Irish Silver Soup Ladle
Crest

Irish Silver Soup Ladle
Soup ladle curve

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