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A set of silver-gilt plates; the reeded rim cast with fruiting vines and scallop shells. The plate is engraved with the Royal coat of arms, with supporters, mantling and coronet.

George IV's spectacular silver-gilt dining service and buffet

Paul Storr (1771-1844)

Dessert knife hallmark 1813/14

Silver gilt | 21.6 x 1.7 x 1.5 cm (whole object) | RCIN 32561

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Ninety silver-gilt dessert knives of this kind were supplied for the Grand Service. They have pointed silver-gilt blades adorned with rosettes and handles decorated with scenes of revelry and vines. Each is also engraved with Prince of Wales feathers within a Garter.