13 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 425
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 350
A GEORGE III IRISH FIDDLE PATTERN FISH SLICE,
MARK OF RICHARD SAWYER, DUBLIN, 1812,
The rounded blade pierced with panel of slats encircled by engraved foliage & pierced lozenge motifs, vacant oval reserve to blade but initialled buckle & strap cartouche to handle, 4 oz.
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