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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 169

    A CHARLES II SILVER-MOUNTED LEATHER BLACKJACK JUG

    UNMARKED, CIRCA 1682

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES II SILVER-MOUNTED LEATHER BLACKJACK JUG
    UNMARKED, CIRCA 1682
    The silver rim with hatched lappets, the front with oval silver plaque pinned on below the spout which is inscribed The Gift of George Barteram to Abigail 1682
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    George Barteram's lands and estates were forfeited to the Commonwealth for treason on 2 November 1652.

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    Provenance

    Abigail and George Barteram of Elswick, Northumberland and thence by descent through their family to Edward Peacock, F.S.A., of Kirton-in-Lindsey, Lincolnshire.
    Christie's London, 19 February 1970, lot 4.


    Literature

    Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Vol. X, January 1901 - December 1902, South Shields, 1902, p. 146, illustrated p. 148.


    Exhibited

    The 98th Annual meeting of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 29 January, 1902.