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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE-ON-STAND

    MAKER'S MARK OF GEORGE WICKES, LONDON, 1747/8

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    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE-ON-STAND
    MAKER'S MARK OF GEORGE WICKES, LONDON, 1747/8
    The kettle of inverted pear shape, engraved with armorial, the stand with wavy rim incorporating spirit burner
    14¼ in. (36 cm.) high to top of handle
    78 oz. (2418 gr.)
    The arms are those of Strickland impaling Winn for the 1751 marriage of Sir George Strickland (1729 - 1808), 5th Baronet of Boyton, York to Elizabeth Letitia Winn


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