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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 305

    A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE AGATE-WARE PISTOL-SHAPED CUTLERY-HANDLES

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE AGATE-WARE PISTOL-SHAPED CUTLERY-HANDLES
    CIRCA 1750
    Each with brown and blue striations on a cream ground, fitted with a curved steel blade, stamped PARKER and a three-tined fork, both cracked through and repaired
    Both about 3½ in. (9 cm.) long (2)


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    Two solid agate examples from the Jean and Kenneth Chorely Collection were sold at Christie's, New York, 25th January 1993, lot 110.

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    Provenance

    The Tony Stevenson Collection.