Description: Pair of George III Irish silver circular salvers, featuring a delicate raised border, and an engraved shield- shaped armorial, crest, motto and monogram to the centre. The engraving reads ” Suivez Raison” possibly translating to ‘ follow the truth’ or ‘follow because’. They are simple in style and stand on three legs. This pair are in in incredible condition given their age.
Dimensions: Width 18cm/7.0″. Widest Point. Height 2.5cm/1.0″.
Weight: 17.5 Troy Oz/543g
Maker: Gustavus Byrne, 15 Cole Alley, Castle Street, Dublin.
As an apprentice, Byrne worked under one of Dublin’s most famous silvesmiths namely Charles Townsend.
Origin: Dublin 1793
Price: 3950.00 Euro