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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 144

    A FINE SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER SOUP PLATES FROM THE BALFOUR SERVICE

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1810

    Price Realised  

    A FINE SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER SOUP PLATES FROM THE BALFOUR SERVICE
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1810
    En suite with the preceding; each circular with gadrooned border with shell and acanthus at intervals and palmettes between, engraved on the border with a coat-of-arms, each marked on reverse
    10½ in. (26.7 cm.) in diameter; 278 oz. (8656 gr.) (12)


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    Please see the note in lot 143.

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    No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.


    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 16 July 1930, lot 45 (part)