A pair of exceptional Antique Sterling Silver early George III Sauce Boats of plain oval form onto oval shaped pedestal feet. The bodies are plainand unembellished but the rims have a gadroon border.
The scroll handles are embellished with leaf decorated thumb pieces. The beautiful cast, shaped feet are pierced giving a scrolling effect . The Sauce boats are made by the Royal Goldsmith to the King, Thomas Heming 1760-1782.These sauceboats are made in the French taste which was very fashionable but only amongst the upper echelons of English society at the time.
Maker: THOMAS HEMING