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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 162

    A JAMES I/CHARLES I WEST COUNTRY PARCEL-GILT SILVER APOSTLE SPOON, ST. MATTHEW

    STRUCK ONCE TO INSIDE OF BOWL WITH EXETER TOWN MARK ONLY, CIRCA 1625

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JAMES I/CHARLES I WEST COUNTRY PARCEL-GILT SILVER APOSTLE SPOON, ST. MATTHEW
    STRUCK ONCE TO INSIDE OF BOWL WITH EXETER TOWN MARK ONLY, CIRCA 1625
    The apostle finial with his attribute of a carpenter's square, his nimbus decorated with an esprit, the back of the bowl later prick-dot engraved with the date 1666 above the initials IK over FC flanked by curlicues; together with a Commonwealth child's Puritan spoon, mark of Stephen Venables, London, 1654, the back of stem engraved with initials MW
    respectively, 7¾ in. (19.8 cm.) and 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) long
    2.5 oz. (77.5 gr.) (2)


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