18th century, English, sterling silver shell bowl soup ladle. George III, hallmarked London, 1757, maker's mark rubbed. "Old English" pattern with engraved crest of a collared horse, ribbed shell bowl. Approx. 13.25" L, 3.75" W. (bowl), 6.03 ozt. Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.