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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET

    MARK OF WILLIAM ABDY, LONDON, 1788

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET
    MARK OF WILLIAM ABDY, LONDON, 1788
    Oval, on oval foot pierced with pales, the body with pierced stiff leaf border, reeded rim and handle, the body engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked on body and handle
    13¼ in. (33.6 cm.) long; 30 oz. (941 gr.)


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