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    Sale 5351

    Christie's Interiors

    15 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 347

    A MIXED GROUP OF SILVER FLATWARE, MOSTLY OLD ENGLISH PATTERN

    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, GEORGE II/GEORGE III

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    A MIXED GROUP OF SILVER FLATWARE, MOSTLY OLD ENGLISH PATTERN
    VARIOUS DATES AND MAKERS, GEORGE II/GEORGE III
    Comprising: 8 tablespoons and a matched set of 6 dessert spoons en suite all by Eley & Fearn, London, 1802, except one dessert spoon by Richard Crosley, also 1802 but with a different engraved armorial; 4 other tablespoons, 1806; 3 dessert spoons; a basting spoon, 1801; a Feather Edge soup ladle, 1768; a pair of sugar nips and a pair of sugar tongs; a George II punch ladle; two bright engraved tablespoons; a sifter spoon, 1835; 3 salt spoons, 1786; a set of 8 teaspoons, 1799; and a set of 7 provincial Thread Edge teaspoons by Hampston, Prince & Co, York, 5 circa 1800 and two 1802
    weighable silver 57.5 oz. (1784 gr.) (47)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the punch ladle in this lot has been damaged on view. The bowl has come detached from the handle.