ANTIQUE 20thC EDWARDIAN SOLID SILVER MONUMENTAL CENTREPIECE, GARRARD c.1907

ANTIQUE 20thC EDWARDIAN SOLID SILVER MONUMENTAL CENTREPIECE, GARRARD c.1907

35,995.00

20th Century Edwardian Silver monumental centrepiece on a stand, formed as Saint George horseback slaughtering the dragon, on a rocky circular base. 

Hallmarked English silver (925), London, year 1907 (m), Maker's mark "SG" for Sebastian Henry Garrard.

Reference Number: A3743

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DESCRIPTION

Antique 20th Century exceptionally rare and magnificent Edwardian Solid Silver monumental centrepiece on a stand, formed as Saint George horseback slaughtering the dragon, on a rocky circular base. This is one of the most impressive and outstanding solid silver monumental centrepieces by Garrard, 5560 grams of solid silver, 48cm tall.

The ebonized base is mounted with a shield engraved with the inscription: "THIS TROPHY IS A REMINDER THAT EFFICIENCY MEANS SELF-MASTERY AND IS A SYMBOL OF THE UNENDING STRUGGLE BETWEEN THE HERO AND THE BEAST IN MAN".

Hallmarked English silver (925 standard), London, year 1907 (m), Maker's mark "SG" for Sebastian Henry Garrard, very important Royal silversmith, jeweller and supplier, he provided the Prince of Wales's coronet.

CONDITION

In Excellent Condition - No damage, just general wear.

SIZE

Total Height: 48cm
Base Width: 38cm
Total Silver Weight: 5560g