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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 168

    A PAIR OF GEORGE I SILVER TEA-CADDIES

    MARK OF EDWARD GIBBON, LONDON, 1720

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE I SILVER TEA-CADDIES
    MARK OF EDWARD GIBBON, LONDON, 1720
    Each slightly tapering and with spreading foot, the sliding cover with detachable domed cover, engraved underneath with initials 'I' over 'TE', later engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked underneath, on side and sliding cover
    5 in. (12.5 cm.) high
    10 oz. 13 dwt. (331 gr.)


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