A George III Silver Epergne
WILLIAM PITTS, LONDON, 1787
With a central two-handled pierced navette-form bowl on flowering scrolled supports, the mid-section mounted with four scrolled arms supporting circular pierced sweatmeat bowls, the mid-section also suspending four navette-form pierced bowls on chains, raised on animal paw feet.
Height 17 1/4 x length 27 1/2 x depth 24 inches.
Approximately 94 ozs.
Property from the Estate of Margaret Sheffield Martin, Atlanta, Georgia
High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Vertical crease through one blank oval reserve on large bowl;