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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 216

    A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET

    MARK OF HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON, 1789

    Price Realised  

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    A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET
    MARK OF HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON, 1789
    Shaped oval, the oval base pierced with pales, the body with pierced border of scrolling foliage, rosettes and urns at intervals, the field engraved with a coat-of-arms, with an overhead swing handle, the reverse engraved with a later inscription, marked on body and handle
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) long; 21 oz. 10 dwt. (672 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK LADY