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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 112

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOATS

    MARK OF WILLIAM SHAW (II), LONDON, 1762

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOATS
    MARK OF WILLIAM SHAW (II), LONDON, 1762
    Each on three shell and hoof feet with wavy rim and leaf-capped bifurcated scroll handle, later chased with diaperwork, acanthus leaves and rococo scrolls
    6 5/8 in. (16.9 cm.)
    13 oz. (369 gr.) (2)


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