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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 60

    A GEORGE II SILVER DISH

    MARK OF PAUL CRESPIN, LONDON, 1733

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II SILVER DISH
    MARK OF PAUL CRESPIN, LONDON, 1733
    Shaped circular and on three scroll feet, with a cast and chased reeded, shell and foliage rim, the fluted dish engraved with foliage and palmettes on a textured ground, marked underneath
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) diam.
    9 oz. (268 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 30 November 1978, lot 120 (part)


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)


    Literature

    V. Brett, The Sotheby's Directory of Silver 1600-1940, London, 1986, p.188, pl. 781 (one of a pair illustrated).