• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A GEORGE III SILVER MASONIC-JEWEL, A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MASONIC-JEWEL AND TWO OTHERS

    THE FIRST TWO MARK OF THOMAS HARPER, LONDON, 1806 AND 1817, THE TWO OTHERS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 18TH CENTURY AND 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER MASONIC-JEWEL, A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MASONIC-JEWEL AND TWO OTHERS
    THE FIRST TWO MARK OF THOMAS HARPER, LONDON, 1806 AND 1817, THE TWO OTHERS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 18TH CENTURY AND 19TH CENTURY
    The first engraved with a column and set with a 'jewel', the second applied with a dove and engraved 'Somersetshire', the final two pierced or engraved with Masonic symbols and variously engraved
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high (4)


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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot is illustrated on page 112 and is incorrectly numbered as lot 185.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (LOTS 181-190)