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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    A GROUP OF SILVER WINE LABELS

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS

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    A GROUP OF SILVER WINE LABELS
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS
    Comprising: a pair of plain escutcheon labels by Richard Binley, London, circa 1745, engraved MOUNTAIN and WHITE WINE; together with a further group of three unmarked escutcheon examples engraved MADEIRA, PORT and CHAMPAGNE, circa 1770; a modern silver WHISKY label; and three enamel labels, all A/F (9)


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    See biographical notes on Richard Binley in: Arthur G. Grimwade, London Goldsmiths 1697 - 1837 Their Marks and Lives, Third Ed., 1990, p. 441.

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