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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 265

    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE-ON-STAND

    MARK OF JOHN LE SAGE, LONDON, 1733

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    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE-ON-STAND
    MARK OF JOHN LE SAGE, LONDON, 1733
    The kettle globular with ogee fluting, on stand with three leaf-capped scroll feet, stand with an openwork mask and foliate scroll apron, with a central burner, body with quilted leaf-capped spout, the hinged cover with finial and scroll swing handle partly raffia-covered, body engraved with foliate scroll, trellis and rocaille, with coat-of-arms and crest surrounded by mantling engraved on both sides, crest engraved on burner, marked on base and cover
    10 7/8 in. (27.6 cm.) high; 77 oz. (2404 gr.) gross weight


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