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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 127

    A GOOD PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALTS

    MARK OF ROBERT AND DAVID HENNELL, LONDON, 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GOOD PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALTS
    MARK OF ROBERT AND DAVID HENNELL, LONDON, 1765
    The oval bodies of good guage decorated with masks and foliage terminating in shell feet, gadroon rims, engraved with a small crest, each of the salts engraved with scratchweight to base, respectively 7.18 and 8.3; together with a pair of contemporarty silver-gilt salt spoons with crested rococo terminal and scalloped bowls
    17.75 oz. (551 gr.) (4)


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