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George 111

King George 111 was born George William Frederick on 4th June 1738 and was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1760, until the union of these two countries in 1801; after which he became King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland until his death in 1820. He also became King of Hanover in 1814, but unlike his two Hanoverian predecessors, he was born in Britain, spoke English and never actually visited Hanover at all.

George 111 lived and reigned longer than any previous monarch and was involved in several military conflicts. Shortly after he came to the throne, Great Britain defeated France in the Seven Years War. Further wars with France concluded in 1815 with the defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo.

Later in life he suffered from mental illness, and recent medical opinion believes that the cause could have been the blood disease porphyria. After a relapse in 1810, his eldest son George, Prince of Wales, ruled as Prince Regent until his father\'s death in 1820 when he became King George 1V.

London silver produced during the reign of George 111 displays the Leopard\'s Head Crowned within the hallmark, as distinct from later London Georgian silver which only shows a bare leopard\'s head.

 

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0177. A George 111 antique silver tea caddy

by Crispin Fuller, London 1809

Sales price: £1,350.00
0178. A Rare George 111 Antique Silver Goblet

by Boulton & Fothergill, Birmingham 1778.

Sales price: £1,950.00
A silver George 111 teapot

by Thomas & Joseph Guest & Joseph Craddock, London 1808.

Sales price: £1,250.00
0155. A George 111 silver mug (pint)

by John Langlands 1, Newcastle 1769.

Sales price: £1,095.00
A silver George 111 coffee pot

by John King, London 1773.

Sales price: £2,995.00
A silver sugar bowl - George 111.

by Crispin Fuller, London 1799. SOLD

Sales price: £235.00
0150. A silver goblet - George 111

by Thomas Wilkes Barker, London 1818.

Sales price: £995.00
0172. A pair of George 111 silver goblets

by Sebastian & James Crespell, London 1766.

Sales price: £2,575.00
A silver George 111 cream or sauce boat

by JS (unidentified -see Grimwade 3685), London 1771.

Sales price: £499.00
0124. A set of six silver George 111 dessert spoons

by Eley, Fearn & Chawner, London 1811.

Sales price: £395.00
A silver sugar basket - George 111

by William Holmes, London 1791.

Sales price: £795.00
0156. A silver George 111 tankard (pint)

by William Cattell, London 1759.

Sales price: £1,250.00
A silver salver - George 111

by John Cormick, London 1771.

Sales price: £685.00
A pair of George 111 antique silver wine coasters

John Roberts & Co., Sheffield 1812.

Sales price: £2,750.00
A George 111 silver pap boat

by William Eaton, London 1815.

Sales price: £525.00
A silver sugar bowl - George 111.

by Robert & Samuel Hennell, London 1802.

Sales price: £495.00
0127. A silver tablespoon - George 111

by Edward Lees, London 1815.

Sales price: £95.00
A George 111 antique silver mug

by Thomas Wallis 1, London 1774

Sales price: £750.00
Sales price: £4,775.00
A George 111 sterling silver coffee pot

by Robert Hennell 1, London 1794

Sales price: £2,995.00
A George 111 silver tea set

by Alice & George Burrows, London 1819.

Sales price: £1,775.00
A George 111 silver teapot

by John Emes, London 1807.

Sales price: £1,575.00
A George 111 sterling silver sugar caster

possibly by George Smith 111, London 1787.

Sales price: £595.00
0141. A silver ladle - George 111

by Thomas & William Chawner, London 1766.

Sales price: £395.00
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