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Set of 11 Queen Anne Britannia Silver Dognose Tablespoons
Catalog#: 5421
Category: Silver, Metal & Vertu
Date: 1703-1721
Origin: England-UK
Era: 18th Century
Height: 8 inches
SET of 11 QUEEN ANNE BRITANNIA SILVER DOGNOSE (WAVY-END) TABLESPOONS Lawrence Jones (6), London, 1706; Lewis (Louis) Mettayer (3), London, 1708; Joseph Barbut (1); Philip Roker II (1 - George I)

Set of 11 (6 + 3 + 1 + 1) dognose spoons with upturned wavy end terminals, the bowls with molded rattail attachments, each crested alike with contemporary arms depicting a demi-lion rampant, in paw a scimitar, below three mullets, within an oval and mantle surmounted by a helmet

Note: Mettayer (Huguenot) was apprenticed, and brother-in-law, to Huguenot maker David Willaume. Barbut was also a Huguenot maker, to whom Roker was apprenticed.

Marks: Good to excellent

Provenance for the 1 Mettayer, Barbut and Roker : How of Edinburgh.

Each 8" Long; 24.9 total oz.

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