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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 196

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SWING-HANDLED SUGAR BASKET

    MARK OF DANIEL EGAN, DUBLIN, 1805, ALSO BEARING MARK OF JOHN CLARK AND JOHN WEST, PROBABLY ACTING AS RETAILER

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SWING-HANDLED SUGAR BASKET
    MARK OF DANIEL EGAN, DUBLIN, 1805, ALSO BEARING MARK OF JOHN CLARK AND JOHN WEST, PROBABLY ACTING AS RETAILER
    Shaped oval on conforming pedestal foot, the sides engraved with a frieze of interlaced vines incorporating flowers and other foliage, further engraved with a ribbon-tied wreath cartouche on both sides, one engraved with the initials WM
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high; 6½ in. (16.6 cm.) wide
    8.5 oz. (264 gr.)


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