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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    A CHARLES II SILVER TUMBLER CUP AND TWO TOY PORRINGERS

    THE TUMBLER CUP LONDON, 1720, MAKER'S MARK OBSCURED

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    Estimate

    A CHARLES II SILVER TUMBLER CUP AND TWO TOY PORRINGERS
    THE TUMBLER CUP LONDON, 1720, MAKER'S MARK OBSCURED
    Cylindrical, with rounded base, engraved MW on base, marked on base; the toy porringers, of circular form with loop handles, one mark of RS (JACKSON, REV. ED. P. 135, LINE 12), London, 1677, marked on reverse, also with later Dutch control marks, the other mark of WS (JACKSON, REV. ED. P. 132, LINE 17), London, 1688, John Holmer Anno Dom 1696 engraved on reverse, marked on reverse
    The cup 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.) diameter; 5 oz. 10 dwt. (178 gr.) (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF SIR JOHN R. H. AND LADY THOURON, REMOVED FROM HISTORIC DOE RUN FARM, A DU PONT LEGACY