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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 219

    A QUEEN ANNE IRISH SILVER BASTING-SPOON

    MARK OF JOSEPH WALKER, DUBLIN, 1706

    Price Realised  

    A QUEEN ANNE IRISH SILVER BASTING-SPOON
    MARK OF JOSEPH WALKER, DUBLIN, 1706
    Hanoverian pattern, the back of the handle engraved with a cypher, marked on back of handle, the bowl further engraved with a scratchweight '8=10'
    15½ in. (39.3 cm.) long
    8 oz. (254 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 15 December 1966, lot 159.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 218-250)


    Literature

    Recorded in T. Sweeney, Irish Stuart Silver Catalogue Raisonné, Dublin, 1995, p. 154, no. 1,152.