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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    A GROUP OF SILVER AND OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE LABELS

    PRINCIPALLY GEORGE III, VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS

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    A GROUP OF SILVER AND OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE LABELS
    PRINCIPALLY GEORGE III, VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS
    One Irish by Samuel Teare, Dublin, circa 1790 (ST in a serrated-edge oval punch, struck twice), shaped rectangular + gadroon border, incised PORT, + an engraved flower below; a matched set of 4 by Thomas Hyde (different variants, maker's mark twice), London, c.1770, MADEIRA, PORT, & 2 HERMITAGE, oblong, with notched corners; also 4 more matching but unmarked, RHENISH, HOCK, MADEIRA, and PORT; a similar example SHERRY, London, 1816; a set of 4 OSP labels by Daniel Holy, Wilkinson & Co., circa 1800, rectangular with canted corners and reeded borders; a Scottish wine label by George McHattie of Edinburgh, circa 1820, WISKY; 3 more labels & a sauce label KAYAN


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