20 November 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
A GEORGE II SILVER SUGAR BOWL AND COVER
LONDON, 1730, MAKER'S MARK W.F, POSSIBLY FOR WILLIAM FORDHAM OR WILLIAM FLEMING
Cylindrical and on spreading foot, the detachable cover with a collet foot, later engraved with the Royal arms with a label for difference within the Garter motto and with Royal duke's coronet above, marked underneath and inside cover
4 in. (10.2 cm.) diam.
7 oz. (218 gr.)
The arms are those of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942).
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