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    Sale 5373

    Christie's Interiors

    2 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 401

    A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGIAN SILVER MEAT SKEWERS

    ALL LONDON, VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGIAN SILVER MEAT SKEWERS
    ALL LONDON, VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS
    One mark of Eley and Fearn, 1797, one by Smith and Fearn, 1794, another by Thomas and George Hayter, 1818, and one by Solomon Hougham, 1813, variously crested or initialled; and a fifth example, marks indistinct, possibly London, 1759
    The largest 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.) long
    11.5 oz. (357 gr.) (5)


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