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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 161

    A GERMAN SILVER EWER AND BASIN

    HALLE, CIRCA 1740, MAKER'S MARK AH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN SILVER EWER AND BASIN
    HALLE, CIRCA 1740, MAKER'S MARK AH
    The shaped circular basin with border chased and engraved with matted strapwork, the helmet shaped ewer on spreading foot, with scroll handle, similarly engraved, the basin marked on border, the ewer marked near rim
    the basin 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) wide
    the ewer 8 in. (20.2 cm.) high
    38 oz. (1,179 gr.) (2)


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    This maker's mark is recorded in Rosenberg, v. 2, p. 128, no. 2305.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF H. FREIFRAU SPIES VON BÜLLESHEIM (WESTFALEN)
    (Lots 155-161)