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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 217

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER FREEDOM-BOX

    MARK OF BENJAMIN STOKES, DUBLIN, 1771

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER FREEDOM-BOX
    MARK OF BENJAMIN STOKES, DUBLIN, 1771
    Circular, detachable cover with reeded rim, engraved with a coat-of-arms, the base engraved with initials, marked on side, inside base and inside cover
    3½ in. (8.7 cm.) diam.
    5.5 oz. (170 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION