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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 618

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SAUCEBOATS

    LONDON, 1753, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SAUCEBOATS
    LONDON, 1753, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT
    Boat-shaped on three shell feet, with leaf-capped scroll handle terminating in an applied putto mask, each engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked under lip
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high
    26 oz. (810 gr.)
    The arms are those of FitzHerbert impaling Perrin, for William FitzHerbert (1748-1791) and his wife Sarah (d.1791), only daughter of William Perrin of Jamaica, who he married in 1777. William was later created a baronet in 1784. (2)


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