PAIR OF ENGLISH SHEFFIELD PLATE ARMORIAL WINE COOLERS, PROBABLY GEORGE WISH (GEORGE WISH LTD.), DENMARK WORKS, SHEFFIELD; AND A WARMING DISH, MID-NINETEENTH CENTURY.Est. $500-$700
Sold: $900 ($750)
Each wine cooler engraved on one side with the crest of a flapping dove above a coat-of-arms, and on the other with the crest of a cask pierced through by an arrow, each marked “G.W” into a rectangle; the dish engraved with the crest of a lion passant, coat-of-arms and motto “CARPE DIEM” (Seize the day), marked “C*C*F” into a rectangle. Height of coolers 9 ¾ inches, width of dish over handles 10 ½ inches.