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    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 145

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER SUGAR BOWL

    MARK OF WILLIAM TOWNSEND, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1755

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER SUGAR BOWL
    MARK OF WILLIAM TOWNSEND, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1755
    The spirally-fluted sides chased with trailing foliage, C-scrolls and pendant flowers, with lion mask and paw feet, engraved to one side and repeated underneath with a crest of a ducal coronet, the base further engraved WFA from DC
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diameter
    8.5 oz. (264 gr.)


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