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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 374

    A GEORGE III BALUSTER SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF JOHN DEACON, LONDON, 1777

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III BALUSTER SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF JOHN DEACON, LONDON, 1777
    One side engraved with rococo armorial, the other with crest, the handle terminating in a ribbed escutcheon, chair-back thumbpiece
    8¼ in. (20.9 cm.) high
    28 oz. (868 gr.)
    The arms are possibly those of Owen


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