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



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.

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.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

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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