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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 251

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER CUP AND A GEORGE II SILVER CUP

    THE FIRST WITH THE MARK OF MICHAEL CORMICK, DUBLIN, 1746, THE SECOND WITH THE MARK OF JOHN EDWARDS, LONDON, 1742

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER CUP AND A GEORGE II SILVER CUP
    THE FIRST WITH THE MARK OF MICHAEL CORMICK, DUBLIN, 1746, THE SECOND WITH THE MARK OF JOHN EDWARDS, LONDON, 1742
    Each inverted bell-shape and with two leaf-capped handles, the second example engraved with a crest, the first marked near rim, the second marked underneath
    6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) high and smaller
    46 oz. (1,421 gr.) (2)


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