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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 48

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT-WATER JUG

    MARK OF DANIEL SMITH AND ROBERT SHARP, LONDON, 1772

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT-WATER JUG
    MARK OF DANIEL SMITH AND ROBERT SHARP, LONDON, 1772
    Vase-shaped and on spreading foot, the foot, cover and shoulder each with a beaded band,with a foliage spout and reeded wood handle, the hinged cover with an acorn finial, engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked on foot and cover bezel
    11½ in. (29.1 cm.) high
    gross weight 32 oz. (998 gr.)
    The arms are those of Lane impaling Harris alias Prickly


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    Provenance

    Hon. Mrs. Ronald Greville, Christie's London, 9 March 1943, lot 48 (£43 to Lumley)


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)