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    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 143

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP

    MARK OF MATTHEW WALSH, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP
    MARK OF MATTHEW WALSH, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1770
    Vase-shaped on circular foot with leaf-capped scroll handles, later chased with flowers and scrolls above and below a beaded girdle, a vacant cartouche on either side, gilt interior
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high
    13.5 oz. (419 gr.)


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