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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 234

    A GEORGE I SILVER TAPERSTICK

    MARK OF MATTHEW COOPER, LONDON, 1725

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE I SILVER TAPERSTICK
    MARK OF MATTHEW COOPER, LONDON, 1725
    The square base with canted corners, with baluster stem, the spool shaped socket with later detachable nozzle, engraved with crest, marked underneath
    4¼ in. (10.6 cm.) high
    4 oz. (119 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 218-250)