About the object

Henry Somerset, 5th Duke of Beaufort's
18th Century Silver Warming Dish
Made by William Pitts
London 1789

Crest
Henry Somerset (1744-1803)
The 5th Duke of Beaufort
Badminton House, Gloucestershire
(Awarded the Order of the Garter in 1786)

Notes & Condition Report
Home of The Badminton Horse Trials
Handle unscrews allowing it to be filled with hot water to keep food hot

Dimensions

Length 12.5" (32cm); Width 10.25" (26cm)

Weight

28.5 troy oz (890g)

Condition report

Original wooden handle Scratch weight of 28 troy ounce & 11 pennyweights Good weight, hallmarks and condition Without damage or repair

Stock number

U014