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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 222

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER TAZZA

    MARK OF SAMUEL WALKER, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER TAZZA
    MARK OF SAMUEL WALKER, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1750
    Circular, on flared pedestal base, the field engraved with a crest, engraved with contemporary monogram B over IM under foot, the reverse later engraved with dedication inscription PRO MEMORIA DORA DAVIES MERREL 1873-1954, marked on reverse
    9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diameter; 18 oz. (510 gr.)


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    The crest and monogram is that of Bourke.

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