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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A CHARLES I SILVER SWEETMEAT DISH

    MAKER'S MARK OF DG WITH AN ANCHOR BETWEEN, LONDON, 1635

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES I SILVER SWEETMEAT DISH
    MAKER'S MARK OF DG WITH AN ANCHOR BETWEEN, LONDON, 1635
    Circular, applied with shell side handles, the sides chased with an interlocking zig-zag pattern on a stippled ground, centred by an octagonal cartouche engraved with contemporary initials, E*B above GC above the date, 1637 within a shield
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) long, handle-to-handle
    4 oz. (124 gr.)


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    The maker's mark is illustrated in: Ian Pickford (ed.), Jackson's Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland & Ireland, Woodbridge, 1964, p. 116.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Christie's London, 17 July 1974, lot 179.