26 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,750
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A GEORGE III SILVER BELL
Of typical form, with ogee fluting on bell and part fluting on handle, the bell engraved with crest and garter motto, marked on bell and clapper, maker's mark obscured
5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high; 7 oz. (231 gr.)
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The crest is that of Betts.
With Hobart House, Haddam, Connecticut, November 1988
Charles L. Poor Collection, sold Sotheby's, New York, 26 October 2005, lot 30
With Alastair Dickenson, London
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