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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 236

    A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF PHILIP ELSTON, EXETER, 1727

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF PHILIP ELSTON, EXETER, 1727
    Cylindrical on slightly spreading foot, with central reeded rib, the hinged domed cover with scroll thumbpiece, the scroll handle engraved with initials and dated '1750', marked near rim, inside cover and on handle
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high
    30 oz. (935 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 218-250)