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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 174

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SAUCE TUREENS AND COVERS

    MARK OF ROBERT BREADING, DUBLIN, 1795

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SAUCE TUREENS AND COVERS
    MARK OF ROBERT BREADING, DUBLIN, 1795
    Each oval, on oval foot with gadrooned border, the body with a band of fluting and gadrooning at border, with reeded upswept handles, the cover rising to a fluted dome, its ring finial with rustic acanthus-leaf join, each marked under cover and on foot, also engraved with inventory numbers, no. 6 and 8
    10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm.) long; 56 oz. (1743.6 gr.) (2)


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