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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 200

    A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER APOSTLE SPOON

    MAKER'S MARK AM CONJOINED, 17TH CENTURY

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    A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER APOSTLE SPOON
    MAKER'S MARK AM CONJOINED, 17TH CENTURY
    The back of the bowl, engraved with strapwork and with a putto mask terminal, the finial cast as St. Peter on an acanthus capped plinth, marked on back of bowl with maker's mark only; Together with a Dutch silver spoon, with indistinct maker's mark, dated 1719, the finial cast as a grotesque figure holding a shield, the back of the bowl engraved with later inscription dated 1719, marked on back of bowl
    The first, 8 in. (20.2 cm.) long
    The second, 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm.) long
    2 oz. 19 dwt. (125 gr.)


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