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    Sale 5368

    Christie's Interiors

    28 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 146

    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOAT

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ?.B, LONDON, DATE LETTER INDISTINCT, 1764 OR 1766

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    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOAT
    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, ?.B, LONDON, DATE LETTER INDISTINCT, 1764 OR 1766
    With gadroon rim, beaded rat-tail down scroll handle, sides embossed with fruit and flowers on a matted ground, vacant rococo cartouche to front, a lozenge-shaped pedestal foot; also a George II sugar caster, maker's mark indistinct, ?W, London, 1727, later engraved with flowers, cover apparently unmarked; and four George II/III salts, three on shell and hoof feet, one on mask and shell feet, with floral chased sides, three by David Hennell, London, 1752, one by Samuel Meriton, London, 1772
    20 oz. (621 gr.) (4)


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