Antique English sterling silver footed bowl, richly decorated with repousse floral, scroll and shell patterns around the body and foot. On the front, there is an engraved ornate curly script monogram "MER". Made by Gibson & Co. Ltd (Donegal Place, Belfast) in London, 1904.
This spectacular bowl is 7 3/8" in diameter, 4 7/8" tall and weighs 320 grams or 10.32 ozs Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.