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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER COFFEE-POT

    DUBLIN, 1728, MAKER'S MARK APPARENTLY LACKING

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    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER COFFEE-POT
    DUBLIN, 1728, MAKER'S MARK APPARENTLY LACKING
    Tapering cylindrical on reeded base, with a plain tapering spout and carved wood handle, the flat hinged cover with a baluster finial, later engraved with a coat-of-arms within elaborate mantling, engraved underneath with initials, marked near rim and inside cover, the base further engraved with a scratchweight '28"15'
    9½ in. (24 cm.) high
    gross weight 30 oz. (938 gr.)


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