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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 164

    A COMMONWEALTH PROVINCIAL SILVER WINE TASTER

    UNASCRIBED MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF WG STRUCK FOUR TIMES TO RIM, CIRCA 1650

    Price Realised  

    A COMMONWEALTH PROVINCIAL SILVER WINE TASTER
    UNASCRIBED MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF WG STRUCK FOUR TIMES TO RIM, CIRCA 1650
    Of plain circular form with scroll side handles
    3½ in. (8.9 cm.) diameter
    2 oz. (62 gr.)


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    For an illustration of the maker's mark see, Ian Pickford (ed.), Jackson's Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland & Ireland, Woodbridge, 1989, p. 520.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage