A stylish pair of early 19th century Georgian shell formed butter dishes plain formed in design. The bowls are elegantly fluted and the hand grips have an applied gadroon border wire. The shells sit on three scalloped feet and the centre of both hand grips have contemporary entwined initials for importance.
Weight: 9.3 troy ounces/291 grams
Length: 5.11 inches/13cm
Width: 4 inches/10cm
Condition: Excellent throughout