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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 547

    A GEORGE III SILVER SWING-HANDLED CAKE BASKET

    MARK OF ROBERT AND SAMUEL HENNELL, LONDON, 1804

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER SWING-HANDLED CAKE BASKET
    MARK OF ROBERT AND SAMUEL HENNELL, LONDON, 1804
    Rectangular with gadroon rim, the interior engraved with a frieze of fruiting vines, the handle applied with vacant oval reserve at centre
    13¼ in. (33.7 cm.) wide; 9 in. (22.8 cm.) deep
    30.5 oz. (946 gr.)


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