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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 152

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER KETTLE-ON-STAND**

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER KETTLE-ON-STAND**
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
    The urn of tapering bulbous form, both body and cover partly-gadrooned, on shaped square stand on paw feet with four side supports of lion's heads and feet, stand with two circular rings on sides, burner of baluster form with gadrooned borders, body engraved with coat-of-arms, supporters and motto, cover with pine-cone finial, engraved with crest and motto above, spout with gadrooned handle with ivory insulator, marked on stand, frame, rings, burner, body, cover and bezel, the burner 1805
    17 in. (43.2 cm.) high; 177 oz. 10 dwt. (5524 gr.) gross weight


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