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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 462

    A MATCHED SET OF SIX GEORGE I THREE-PRONGED SILVER TREFID FORKS

    MARK OF ANDREW ARCHER, LONDON, 1718/22

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED SET OF SIX GEORGE I THREE-PRONGED SILVER TREFID FORKS
    MARK OF ANDREW ARCHER, LONDON, 1718/22
    Three with his Britannia standard maker's mark, the other three with his sterling standard maker's mark, all engraved with the crest of a dragon atop a cap, probably made to match an earlier set of trefid spoons
    7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) long
    9.25 (287 gr.) (6)


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