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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 270

    A GEORGE III SILVER CHAMBERSTICK

    MARK OF JONATHAN ALLEINE, LONDON, CIRCA 1780 (MAKER'S MARK ONLY STRUCK THREE TIMES)

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    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER CHAMBERSTICK
    MARK OF JONATHAN ALLEINE, LONDON, CIRCA 1780 (MAKER'S MARK ONLY STRUCK THREE TIMES)
    The flat circular base with moulded rim and engraved crest, unmarked detachable nozzle and conical snuffer, engraved under base with scratch-weight 4=19 -- 4 in. (10 cm.) diameter;
    Together with a Victorian novelty silver bell in the form of a cow bell, mark of Saul Prager, London, 1893, marked on body and on clapper, with textured finish -- 2.5 in. (6.5 cm.) high
    9.5 oz. (295 gr.) (2)


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