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    Sale 5344

    Christie's Interiors

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 68

    A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD,

    MARK OF GURNEY & COOKE, LONDON, 1748,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD,
    MARK OF GURNEY & COOKE, LONDON, 1748,
    Tapering sides with skirted foot, domed cover & Onslow scroll thumbpiece, handle initialled "O.F.F", applied slender girdle below an engraved foliated monogram, base engraved with scratch-weight "22=13", 6¾ in. high (17 cm.), 21.5 oz.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A NOBLEMAN