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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 498

    A GEORGE III SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF SAMUEL GODBEHERE & EDWARD WIGAN, LONDON, 1793

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF SAMUEL GODBEHERE & EDWARD WIGAN, LONDON, 1793
    THE TAPERING SIDES DESCENDING TO A GENTLY SPREADING BASE, TWO APPLIED GIRDLES, THE HANDLE TERMINATING IN A RIBBED ESCUTCHEON, WITH PIERCED ANTHEMION THUMBPIECE AND DOMED COVER
    8½ IN. (21.6 CM) HIGH
    27 OZ. (838 GR.)


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