Tue, 30th Apr 2019 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus')

  Lot 148


A TRINITY HOUSE MEAT PLATTER, CIRCA 1840, and another similar

Estimated at £400 - £600

Condition report

First platter: 2in. rim chip from rim and short crack from mid-left rim; otherwise wear commensurate with age to this and other, larger platter as per images.

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with brown transfer-printed crest and decorated rim, the reverse with maker's marks and transfer for Copeland & Garrett; complete with matching strainer -- 20½in. (52cm,) wide; together with another platter of the same pattern 23in. (58.5cm.) wide


The substantial nature of these dishes suggests they were for use aboard one of the Trinity House yachts.

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), Tue, 30th Apr 2019

Pictures and Naval - 1-61

Sailor Art - 65-97

Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125

Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167

Instruments 170-249

Ship Models - 250-287



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