BID ON THE-SALEROOM
An early Victorian silver plate by Paul Storr, of shaped circular outline with applied decoration of trailing lily pads to the moulded rim and engraved family crest depicting the letter B below a crown surmounted with a rampant dragon. Hallmarked London 1838, also impressed to the base Storr & Mortimer and numbered 371. Maximum diameter measures 10 3/4 inches (27.5 cm), weight 19.90 ozt (619 grams).
The plate displays some patches and spots of tarnishing and would benefit from a clean and polish. General wear, surface marks, nick and scratches, which are heavier to the centre and around the base rim. A few minor dints. Remnants of sticker marks to the base. The hallmarks are clear and legible, also clearly impressed Storr & Mortimer and numbered 371.