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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87

    A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP

    MAKER'S MARK IW, POSSIBLY FOR JOHN WILLIS, LONDON, 1792

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP
    MAKER'S MARK IW, POSSIBLY FOR JOHN WILLIS, LONDON, 1792
    Baluster on stepped circular foot with leaf-capped scroll handles, one side engraved with the crest and motto scroll of Kintore
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) high
    11 oz. (341 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly supplied to Anthony Adrian, 5th Earl of Kintore and 8th Baron Falconer of Halkertoun (d.1804).