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Assembled Pair Of Sterling Silver Casters, Ca. 1790

England Ca. 1790

Though made by two different London silver smiths these are nearly the same size and shape with similar details. One was made by Robert Hennell in 1789, the other made in 1785 possibly by Thomas Shepherd. Combined they weigh 8.7 troy oz.

Price

$825

Condition

Very good antique condition. Tiny dings, marks partially rubbed.

Measurements

6 1/2" and 6 3/4" high, 2 1/8" diameter

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