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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 231

    A GEORGE I IRISH SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT

    MARK OF THOMAS WALKER, DUBLIN, POSSIBLY 1717

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE I IRISH SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT
    MARK OF THOMAS WALKER, DUBLIN, POSSIBLY 1717
    Tapering cylindrical with a reeded base, with a plain spout and a carved wood handle, the domed hinged cover with a detachable baluster finial, later engraved with a coat-of-arms within foliage mantling, marked near handle, on cover and on detachable finial, the base further engraved with a scratchweight '26-8½'
    10¾ in. (27.5 cm.) high
    gross weight 28 oz. (862 gr.)


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