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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 229

    A FINE QUEEN ANNE SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF DAVID WILLAUME I, LONDON, 1702

    Price Realised  

    A FINE QUEEN ANNE SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF DAVID WILLAUME I, LONDON, 1702
    Cylindrical, with gadrooned base, the stepped domed cover with a gadrooned rim and gadrooned knop finial, the finely modeled handle with acanthus leaf joins, with split scroll thumbpiece, the body engraved with a later coat-of-arms within a baroque cartouche, marked on body and cover bezel, the base engraved with scratchweight 54-2
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; 52 oz. 10 dwt. (1632 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION