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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER COASTERS

    ONE WITH MARK OF FRANCIS SPILSBURY (II), LONDON, 1770, THE OTHER LACKING MAKER'S MARK, LONDON, 1783

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER COASTERS
    ONE WITH MARK OF FRANCIS SPILSBURY (II), LONDON, 1770, THE OTHER LACKING MAKER'S MARK, LONDON, 1783
    The sides pierced with scrolls and foliage, gadroon rims, the front engraved with crest, the silver centres engraved with armorial surrounted by a floral and foliate wreath
    2 in. (5.1 cm.) high; 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diameter (2)


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    The arms are those of Westbrook of Elsted, Slade & Lavant, Sussex impaling Stane of Forrest Hall, Essex

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage