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    Sale 5351

    Christie's Interiors

    15 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 248

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALTS

    MARK OF DAVID AND ROBERT HENNELL (I), LONDON, 1763

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    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALTS
    MARK OF DAVID AND ROBERT HENNELL (I), LONDON, 1763
    On shell and hoof feet with shaped gadrooned rim, each engraved with monogram, M L to one side, with blue glass liners, 1¾ in. (4.4 cm.) high; together with another pair of salts by David Mowden, London, 1763, of similar design with plain rims and clear glass liners -- 1½ in. (3.8 cm.) high; and two other George II salts, similar, with clear glass liners.
    12.5 oz. (388 gr.) (6)


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