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    Sale 5368

    Christie's Interiors

    28 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    A MATCHED SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SALTS

    THREE WITH MARK OF ROBERT HENNELL (I), LONDON, 1780, THE FOURTH BY WILLIAM LAVER, LONDON, 1789

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SALTS
    THREE WITH MARK OF ROBERT HENNELL (I), LONDON, 1780, THE FOURTH BY WILLIAM LAVER, LONDON, 1789
    Boat-shaped with bead borders and fluted oval pedestal bases, the projecting scroll ends with ring-drop handles, the slat-pierced sides embossed with undulating laurel swags, a floral medallion to one side and a vacant oval cartouche to the other, the clear glass liners probably original
    12.5 oz. (388 gr.) (4)


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