George III silver epergne, Thomas Pitt London, dated 1782, reticulated ovate basket with handles and engraved crest with motto VIRTUS UBIQUE above engraved initials RJS, surmounted on openwork frame and caryatid supports, issuing leaf-capped scrolling arms, four ending with round dishes, and four navette-form baskets suspended from chains; frame and large basket with complete maker and hallmarks, other parts with maker's and/or standard mark; H17 1/2" W25" D19", and 98.0ozT
Provenance: Purchased Christie's-New York, 23 Oct. 2008, Lot 175
New York collection
all appears to be in good original condition.
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