30 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 475
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 400
A GEORGE III SILVER FEATHERED LEAF CADDY SPOON,
MARK OF SAMUEL PEMBERTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1806,
The bowl with filigree oval panel, ring handle .
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When the Atocha sank in a hurricane nearly 400 years ago, hopes of recovering its extraordinary cargo of treasure seemed lost
Harry Williams-Bulkeley on everything from cutlery to candelabras and sourcing that show-stopping centrepiece