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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 475

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SALVERS

    MARK OF JAMES MORISON, LONDON, 1751

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SALVERS
    MARK OF JAMES MORISON, LONDON, 1751
    Shaped circular with shell and scroll borders, on three hoof feet, the centre of each engraved with rococo armorial cartouche, engraved with scratchweight, resepctively 9=13=12 and 9-10=
    7½ in. (19 cm.) diameter
    17 oz. (527 gr.) (2)


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    The arms are those of Morritt of Rokeby Park with Sawrey in pretence for the marriage of Bacon Morritt of Cawood, Yorkshire to Anne Sawrey of Plimpton-in-Furness

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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