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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 266

    A JAMES II SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF JOHN SUTTON, LONDON, 1688

    Price Realised  

    A JAMES II SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF JOHN SUTTON, LONDON, 1688
    Tapering cylindrical on slightly spreading reeded base, the flat hinged cover with corkscrew thumbpiece, the scroll handle engraved 'Henry Cotton', marked near handle, on cover and on handle
    6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) high
    22 oz. (688 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Norman C. Hurst, Esq.; Christie's London 10 March 1965, lot 72.