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    Sale 2767

    Catalogue I. Dutch and Foreign Silver, Objects of Vertu and Judaica. Catalogue II The Wttewaall Silver Collection

    10 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 23

    A George III Silver Egg-cruet

    MARK OF EMES & BARNARD, THE SPOONS BY ELEY & FEARN AND HENRY HOLLAND, LONDON, 1815, 1817 AND 1819

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A George III Silver Egg-cruet
    Mark of Emes & Barnard, the spoons by Eley & Fearn and Henry Holland, London, 1815, 1817 and 1819
    The serpentine hexafoil stand on three foliate shell, lion mask and claw feet, the openwork body with six fluted column with paw feet supporting the frame with gadrooned rims, six vase-shaped eggs-cups and six egg spoons centred by a conforming salt-cellar with swing handle, gilt interiors, marked on bodies
    22 cm. diam.
    1112 gr.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 26 July 1979, lot 230