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    Sale 7686

    Highly Important Silver from the Collection of Lord Harris of Peckham

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    A GEORGE II SILVER SAUCEPAN AND COVER

    MARK OF JOHN ROBINSON, LONDON, 1757, THE COVER 1758

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II SILVER SAUCEPAN AND COVER
    MARK OF JOHN ROBINSON, LONDON, 1757, THE COVER 1758
    Baluster and with beak-form spout and part turned wood side handle, the detachable cover with loop handle, engraved with crest, marked underneath and on cover bezel
    13 in. (33 cm.) wide
    gross weight 40 oz. (1,233 gr.)
    The crest is that of Spencer.


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    Provenance

    By descent in the family of the Earls Spencer presumably to
    Edward 8th Earl Spencer (1924-1992).
    with S.J. Phillips.


    Pre-Lot Text

    HIGHLY IMPORTANT SILVER FROM THE COLLECTION OF LORD HARRIS OF PECKHAM