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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 459

    A COMMONWEALTH PROVINCIAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER SEAL-TOP SPOON

    UNASCRIBED, PROBABLY WEST COUNTRY, CIRCA 1652

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    A COMMONWEALTH PROVINCIAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER SEAL-TOP SPOON
    UNASCRIBED, PROBABLY WEST COUNTRY, CIRCA 1652
    Struck three times to back of stem and once in bowl with a fleur-de-lys within a border of thorns, with extended and fluted baluster seal finial, prick-dot engraved on top of seal WH over WD over 1652
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) long
    2 oz. (62 gr.)


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