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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 155

    A GROUP OF GEORGE III/WILLIAM IV SILVER MEAT SKEWERS

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, LONDON/CHESTER, 1787/1836

    Price Realised  

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    A GROUP OF GEORGE III/WILLIAM IV SILVER MEAT SKEWERS
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, LONDON/CHESTER, 1787/1836
    Comprising: a bright-engraved example by George Wintle, London, 1793, engraved with initials; a Provincial example by George Lowe, Chester, 1824, with Chester town mark and engraved with crest; one by Hayne and Cater, London, 1836; two smaller London examples, one with unidentified maker's mark of TH script, the other by Smith and Fearn, both 1787; also five small unmarked examples
    14.5 oz. (450 gr.) (11)


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    For an illustration of the unidentified maker's mark TH script see, Arthur G. Grimwade, London Goldsmiths 1697 - 1837 Their Marks and Lives, London, Third Edition, 1990, No. 3831.

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