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    Sale 7441

    Important Silver

    29 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 538

    A GEORGE III SILVER BASKET

    LONDON, CIRCA 1760, MAKER'S MARK ?L

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER BASKET
    LONDON, CIRCA 1760, MAKER'S MARK ?L
    Shaped oval and on spreading foot, the wirework sides applied with foliage and flowers and with shaped beaded rim, the foot and well chased with wheat, with an overhead swing handle, marked on edge of foot
    15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) wide
    42 oz. (1,297 gr.)


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