The dish bears an extremely important memorial inscription: "To The LORD BURGHLEY on his Marriage 1875". He married Isabella, daughter of Sir Thomas Whichcote, 7th Baronet, at Stamford in 1875 and the triumphal wedding is recorded by a series of engravings published on "The Graphic", 18 September 1875. A similar presentation inscription can be found on a pair of electrotype rosewater dishes and ewer by Elkington, part of the Collection of Burghley House. The dish is Hallmarked English silver (925 standard), London, year 1838 (C), Maker's mark crowned "ISH" (John Samuel Hunt, senior partner in Hunt & Roskell, successors of the Paul Storr firm, the most important English Royal silversmiths of all time).
ANTIQUE 19thC VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER MAGNIFICENT SIDEBOARD DISH, J S HUNT c. In Great Condition - No Damage. All items are cleaned and inspected before being dispatched, we use only the best packing materials to insure your item reaches you safely and discreetly. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "ANTIQUE 19thC VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER MAGNIFICENT SIDEBOARD DISH, J S HUNT c.
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