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Important Set Of Garrard Gilt Sterling Silver Plates The First Jewish Baronet

Important Set Of Garrard Gilt Sterling Silver Plates The First Jewish Baronet

Important Set Of Garrard Gilt Sterling Silver Plates The First Jewish Baronet
PRESENTED IS A MAGNIFICENT SET OF NINE GILT SOLID SILVER PLATES CREATED. JEW TO RECEIVE THE ENGLISH HEREDITARY TITLE OF HONOUR,’THE BARONET’, IN. BART GOLDSMID WAS A PROMINENT LONDON BANKER AND FINANCIER. MARRIED HIS COUSIN IN 1808. GOLDSMID ESPOUSED LIBERAL CAUSES AND SOCIAL REFORM IN CIVIL RIGHTS. DRAFTED THE’JEWISH DISABILITY BILL’ FIRST IN 1830 AND THEN IN 1833. RELENTLESS DEVOTION TO THE CAUSE, PROVED INSTRUMENTAL IN THE’JEWISH. EMANCIPATION’ AND THE SUBSEQUENT RISE OF SUCH FIGURES OF THE FAITH. ROTHSCHILD (THE FIRST MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT, 1847) AND DAVID. (THE FIRST LORD MAYOR OF LONDON, 1855). MOTIVATED BY THEIR BELIEF THAT A NON-ORTHODOX CONGREGATIONAL. GOVERNANCE WOULD BE MORE ACCOMODATIVE OF JEWISH EMANCIPATION THAN. THE SOCIALLY-STATIC CONGREGATIONS HELD AT BEVIS MARKS; THE. MORE PROSPEROUS ASHKENAZI FAMILIES, HEADED BY GOLDSMID, FOUNDED THE. WEST LONDON SYNAGOGUE OF BRITISH JEWS IN 1840. FURTHERMORE, GOLDSMID WAS ONE OF THE FOUNDING MEMBERS OF THE. UNIVERSITY OF LONDON (LATER, UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON). THE GENTLEMENS MAGAZINE MAKES THE FOLLOWING REFERENCES TO GOLDSMID. 23 AUGUST 1841, PAGE 311. THE QUEEN HAS BEEN PLEASED TO GRANT THE DIGNITY OF A BARONET TO THE FOLLOWING. ISAAC LYON GOLDSMID OF St. JOHN’s LODGE, REGENTS PARK AND OF THE WICK , BRIGHTELMSTONE. 6 JUNE 1846 (PART 2), PAGE 84. SIR ISAAC LYON GOLDSMID, BART. TO ACCEPT AND USE IN THIS COUNTRY THE. TITLE OF BARON De GOLDSMID AND da PALMEIRA, WHICH THE QUEEN OF PORTUGAL. HAS BEEN PLEASED TO CONFER UPON HIM IN MANIFESTATION OF THE IMPORTANT. SERVICES RENDERED BY HIM ON VARIOUS OCCASIONS TO THE PORTUGESE NATION. AND ALSO TO BEAR CERTAIN ADDITIONAL ARMORIAL BEARINGS GRANTED TO HIM. BY THE ROYAL DECREE OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN OF PORTUGAL. WENT ON TO BECOME THE FIRST JEWISH BARRISTER IN ENGLAND AND WAS MADE. QUEEN’S COUNSEL IN 1858. IN 1860, HE ENTERED THE PARLIAMENT AS MEMBER OF. READING CONSTITUENCY, A POSITION HE HELD FOR THE REMAINDER OF HIS LIFE. THIS MAGNIFICENT SET OF NINE SILVER-GILT DESSERT PLATES WERE. COMMISSIONED BY ISAAC LYON GOLDSMID FROM ROBERT GARRARD II, OF THE. COMPANY R & S GARRARD, IN THE SAME YEAR THAT QUEEN VICTORIA APPOINTED. GARRARD TO THE POSITION OF CROWN JEWELERS, 1843– DISPLACING RUNDELL. THE GARRARD FIRM HAD EARLIER, 1830, BEEN APPOINTED AS. ROYAL GOLDSMITHS TO KING WILLIAM IV. HAVE SINCE LED TO THE CREATION. JEWELLERY FOR THE ROYAL FAMILY. CENTURIES INCLUDING: PRINCE ALBERT’s. CENTERPIECE, QUEEN VICTORIA’s. SILVER AND DIAMOND CROWN IN 1870, THE. OF INDIA IN 1911, THE. CROWN OF QUEEN MARY FOR HER. CROWN OF QUEEN ELIZABETH. THE SPLENDID MANNER IN WHICH THE PRESENT SET IS DESIGNED TO RESEMBLE. GOTHIC ROSH HASHANAH SEDER PLATES. AS WELL AS THE IMPECCABLE. CRAFTSMANSHIP VOUCH FOR THE HIGH REGARD. ROBERT GARRARD’s UN-EQUALLED. GENIUS IN SILVER ARTISTRY WAS TO BE HELD. IN THE YEARS TO COME. EACH PLATE OF CIRCULAR SHAPE, THE WIDE SCALLOPED RIM DECORATED WITH. JEWELLED STRAP-WORK , THE CENTER ENGRAVED WITH GOLDSMIDT’s COAT OF ARMS. THE UNDER-SIDE BEARING THE INITIALS OF A PROMINENT AMERICAN ART. COLLECTOR TOGETHER WITH’1960′ ON FIVE PLATES AND’1961′ ON FOUR– WHICH WE BELIEVE PERTAIN TO. THE YEARS OF ACQUISITION. (PROVENANCE WOULD BE SUPPLIED TO THE PURCHASER). EXCELLENT CONDITION– SOME WEAR TO GILT AS EXPECTED WITH AGE AND SOME FINE LINES, NO SPLITS OR DENTS, THE HALLMARKS WELL-STRUCK AND DEEP ON ALL NINE PLATES. WEIGHT: 189 6/10 STANDARD OUNCES. With no time-limit constraints. Months, if not years, later the purchaser decides to have the item appraised. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. Add a map to your own listings. The item “IMPORTANT SET OF GARRARD GILT STERLING SILVER PLATES THE FIRST JEWISH BARONET” is in sale since Saturday, May 24, 2014. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Platters & Trays”. The seller is “sterlingalize” and is located in Reston, Virginia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Composition: Sterling Silver
  • Age: 1800-1849
  • Maker: ROBERT GARRARD II, ROYAL SILVERSMITH
  • Type: SET OF VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER PLATES

Important Set Of Garrard Gilt Sterling Silver Plates The First Jewish Baronet