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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 606

    A GEORGE III SILVER COMPORT STAND

    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH (II), LONDON, 1814

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER COMPORT STAND
    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH (II), LONDON, 1814
    The circular rim pierced and stamped with alternating shells and anthemions supported by three sprays of daffodils atop paw supports moulded with stiff-leafage and linked by daffodils on each of the three sides
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high
    38.5 oz (1194 gr.)


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