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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 178

    A CHARLES I SILVER WINE-CUP

    LONDON, 1634, MAKER'S MARK WS AN ANNULET BENEATH, POSSIBLY FOR WALTER SHUTE

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES I SILVER WINE-CUP
    LONDON, 1634, MAKER'S MARK WS AN ANNULET BENEATH, POSSIBLY FOR WALTER SHUTE
    The tapering bowl on spreading foot with baluster knopped stem, later engraved with initials 'N' over 'RS' and dated '1667', marked near rim and under foot
    5 5/8 in. (14.4 cm.) high
    6 oz. (184 gr.)


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    Provenance

    John Augustus Holms (1866-1938) of Formakin, Bishopton, Renfrewshire
    Anonymous sale [John Augustus Holms]; Christie's London, 17 December 1930, lot 57.
    Consul F. C. Reif, Vancouver, Canada; Christie's London, 21 June 1967, lot 132.
    Palladio Stiftung; Christie's London, 26 June 1974, lot 120.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF JAIME ORTIZ-PATINO
    (LOTS 126-127 and 168-181)


    Exhibited

    Cambridge, The Fitzwilliam Museum, 15 March 1969 to 15 March 1970.