26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,250
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A GEORGE II BRASS PINT TANKARD
Of baluster-form, with a shaped scrolled handle headed by foliage and with spreading foot, maker's mark 'ID' beneath a crown and with pseudo hallmarks, silver form
4¾ in. (12 cm.) high
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See R. Gentle and R. Feild, English Domestic Brass, 1975, p. 171, pp. 244-245. Two similar examples sold in the Casimir Collection, Christie's South Kensington, 23 January 2008, lots 319 and 320.
With Mark and Marjorie Allen, New Hampshire, 1987.
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