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    Sale 5913

    Christie's Interiors

    16 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 285

    A COLLECTION OF GEORGE III PEWTER

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF GEORGE III PEWTER
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Comprising a cube inkstand with wriggle-work and line decoration, an engraved treasury inkstand, and a tobacco jar and cover
    cube inkstand 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high
    Together with a pair of Dutch pewter candlesticks, probably 18th Century (5)


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    The candlesticks illustrated by Vanessa Brett, Phaidon Guide to Pewter, 1981, p. 154.

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