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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    A GEORGE IV SILVER AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TOBACCO BOX

    THE SILVER MOUNTS CIRCA 1830

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    A GEORGE IV SILVER AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TOBACCO BOX
    THE SILVER MOUNTS CIRCA 1830
    Oval, the cover panel with carved mother-of-pearl coat-of-arms, circa 1690, the silver borders chased with foliage, the sides engraved with inscription Charles Bathurst, Esqr. 1709. Miss Elizabeth Bathurst, 1786 Charles Bathurst Woodman, 1830, apparently unmarked
    3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA