• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 50

    A GEORGE III PROVINCIAL SILVER MEAT SKEWER

    MARK OF DOROTHY LANGLANDS, NEWCASTLE, 1806

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III PROVINCIAL SILVER MEAT SKEWER
    MARK OF DOROTHY LANGLANDS, NEWCASTLE, 1806
    Engraved with crest and initial C for Cook; another George III skewer by Thomas Wallis (II), London, 1798; a pair of Irish silver Onslow pattern sauce ladles by Alexander Richards, Dublin, 1759, later initialled W; a plain drum mustard pot by Horace Woodward & Co. Ltd., Birmingham, 1918 with associated mustard spoon, both engraved with Widdrington crest, the latter with initials SW; and a silver-gilt cup and cover in the 17th century style by A. E. Jones, London, 1903
    24 oz. (744 gr.) (6)


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    Provenance

    Reverend Joseph Cook (1759-1844) and by descent at Newton Hall, Northumberland.