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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 262

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT WAX JACK

    MARK OF ALDRIDGE & GREEN, LONDON, 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT WAX JACK
    MARK OF ALDRIDGE & GREEN, LONDON, 1770
    The cylindrical body with gadroon border, pierced with stylised engraved foliage encorporating a disc engraved with initial K beneath an earl's coronet, the centre with a spring-action extinguisher of chamberstick form mounted on a small vertical pole
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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