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    Sale 7686

    Highly Important Silver from the Collection of Lord Harris of Peckham

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER

    MARK OF ELIZA GODFREY, LONDON, 1752

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER
    MARK OF ELIZA GODFREY, LONDON, 1752
    Shaped circular and on three dolphin's head feet, the rim cast and chased with elaborate scrolls and with quilted border, the field chased with foliate scrolls and blossoms, the centre engraved with a coat-of-arms within rocaille cartouche, marked on the reverse
    10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) diam.
    27 oz. (841 gr.)
    The arms are those of Campbell quarterly with those of the Lordship of Lorne.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's New York, 21 October 1993, lot 522.


    Pre-Lot Text

    HIGHLY IMPORTANT SILVER FROM THE COLLECTION OF LORD HARRIS OF PECKHAM