• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOAT

    MARK OF PARKER AND WAKELIN, LONDON, 1767

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    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOAT
    MARK OF PARKER AND WAKELIN, LONDON, 1767
    On four ribbed scroll supports terminating in shell feet, the gadroon border interspersed on either side by an anthemion, scroll handle decorated with overlapping scales, engraved with coat-of-arms underneath spout
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) long
    14.75 oz. (457 gr.)
    The arms are those of James Damer, created Baron Milton of Milton Abbey 1762, having successively represented Weymouth (1741), Bramber (1747) and Dorchester (1754) in the House of Commons.


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