Old Sheffield plated meat dome with platter. Large lobed oval form with a naturalistic foliate handle, gadrooned and shell rim and an engraved armorial crest depicting a central tree in a cartouche, surmounted by a figure holding a branch with banner below reading FORTIS IN PROCELLA ("Strength in Adversity"). Crown hallmark to underside beneath handle. Together with a platter having a deep well and tree of life interior with a matching gadrooned and shell rim and resting on acanthus and paw feet. Partial matching armorial to topside of rim edge. Crown and bird hallmarks to underside of rim. Dome – 10 1/4" H x 19" L x 14 1/4" W. Platter – 22 1/4" L x 17 3/4" W x 3" H. Provenance: Living Estate of Frances Fulton, Knoxville, TN. CONDITION: Both pieces are overall good condition with light general use wear.
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