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    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 161

    A QUEEN ANNE SILVER LIGHTHOUSE CASTER

    MARK OF WILLIAM FAWDERY, LONDON, 1702

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A QUEEN ANNE SILVER LIGHTHOUSE CASTER
    MARK OF WILLIAM FAWDERY, LONDON, 1702
    With gadrooned foot and applied girdle below an engraved shield and crest, the cover pierced and engraved with foliage and vases of flowers, knop finial issuing from a cut-card work calyx, the underside engraved C.B.H. from E.A.H. 25.12.1910
    7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high
    11 oz. (341.3 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Given to Cecil Bisshopp Harmsworth, M.P. by his wife Emilie Alberta Harmsworth, Christmas 1910.