• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 88

    A GEORGE III SILVER SALVER

    LONDON, 1788, RE-SHAPED AT A LATER DATE, THE BORDER BEARING MODERN ADDITIONS MARKS FROM THE LONDON ASSAY OFFICE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER SALVER
    LONDON, 1788, RE-SHAPED AT A LATER DATE, THE BORDER BEARING MODERN ADDITIONS MARKS FROM THE LONDON ASSAY OFFICE
    Later-chased; also a Geroge II Newcastle silver tankard, later adapted for use as a jug, with cancelled marks and bearing modern additions marks from the London Assay Office, scroll handle with contemporary initials T over TA and still bearing maker's mark of Isaac Cookson, c. 1752
    The salver 9 3/8 in. (23.9 cm.) diameter, the jug 6 3/8 in. (16. cm.) high
    35.5 oz. (1,001 gr.)


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