Early 19th century, English, sterling silver entree dish with cover. George III, hallmarked London, 1805, maker's mark of Richard Cooke. Rectangular shape dish with conforming lid, with rope borders, leaf & reed removable lid handle, lid engraved with crest of a chained bear. Approx. 4.75" H,11.75" x 8.375", 61.02 ozt. total weight. Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.
Shallow dents and scratches commiserate with age and use.