A George III silver Meat Dish.
A George III gadroon edged silver Meat Dish, London 1815, by Willam Stroud. Engraved with a coat-of-arms for John Heathcote of Conington Castle, Huntington (1767-1838) and his wife Mary Ann (Thornhill).
The reverse engraved ‘Bought with a Legacy bequeathed by my Aunt, Lady Hamilton‘.
Anne Heathcote, (1729-1816), third daughter of Sir John Heathcote of Normanton, Bart., married Sir Robert Hamilton 4th Bart of Silvertonhill on 6 Feb 1778. General Sir Robert Hamilton died in 1786.
Width – 42.10 cm.; Depth 30.20 cm.