M. FORD CREECH ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS
 

 

GEORGE III SILVER LARGE BASTING SPOON

Richard Crossley, London, 1806

 

 

A quite fine example in the Old English Pattern with downturned tip and large bowl having a single drop heel,

the terminal crested for the family of Ormesby (Ormsby) :

 a dexter arm embowed in armour

holding in the hand a man's leg also in armour couped at the thigh, all proper

 

Ormesby family who were originally seated at Nun Ormesby (or North Ormesby) and Louth in the County of Lincolnshire in the East of England. . A member of the Lincolnshire branch who descended from Henry Ormsby, or Ormesby settled in Ireland during the reign of Elizabeth I. From this Irish branch of the family descended notably the Ormsbys, of Cloghan in the County of Mayo and the Ormsbys, of Willowbrook in the County of Sligo.

 

Condition : Excellent, with expected patination of small scratches; crisp marks

 

12.5” Long / 4.8 oz. Troy

 

370.00

 

#6547

 

Price : Please Inquire

 

   

 

 

 

 

Heraldry Courtesy of John Tunesi of Liongam

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

 

 

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George III Silver Large Basting Spoon, Crested, Richard Crossley, London 1806