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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 223

    A GEORGE II SILVER COFFEE POT

    NEWCASTLE, CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II SILVER COFFEE POT
    NEWCASTLE, CIRCA 1750
    Tapering cylindrical with tuck-in base and scroll-form spout, the stepped domed cover with baluster finial, engraved under base with monogram S over S*M, marked under base; together with a George III mug, mark of John Langlands I and John Robertson I, Newcastle, 1792, tapering cylindrical, on circular base, the handle engraved with initial H, marked under base
    The coffee pot 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high; 36 oz. (1121 gr.) gross weight (2)


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    Provenance

    The mug with John Bell of Aderdeen, 1966


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell