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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER TAPERSTICKS

    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1753

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER TAPERSTICKS
    MARK OF JOHN CAFE, LONDON, 1753
    Each on a square base with shell corners, the knopped stems terminating in a spool-shaped socket, with detachable nozzle, engraved with a crest, each marked underneath
    5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) high
    11 oz. (351 gr.) (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-103)