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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    A GEORGE III SILVER FISH SLICE

    MAKER'S MARK OF WILLIIAM (II) AND SAMUEL KNIGHT, LONDON, 1815

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER FISH SLICE
    MAKER'S MARK OF WILLIIAM (II) AND SAMUEL KNIGHT, LONDON, 1815
    OF FIDDLE, THREAD AND SHELL PATTERN, THE JUNCTION BETWEEN THE BLADE AND THE STEM FORMED AS A DOLPHIN, THE BLADE PIERCED WITH A FOLIATE PANEL INCORPORATING A SANDPIPER BETWEEN TWO FISH; ALSO A GEORGE III FIDDLE PATTERN FISH SLICE, MARK OF DUNCAN URQUHART AND NAPTHALI HART, LONDON, 1809, THE PIERCED BLADE ENGRAVED WITH FOLIAGE, CRESTED
    THE LARGEST, 11¾ IN. (29.9 CM.) LONG
    9 OZ. (279 GR.) (2)


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