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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 233

    A RARE GEORGE II IRISH PROVINCIAL SILVER COFFEE-POT

    MARK OF JOSEPH JOHNS, LIMERICK, CIRCA 1750

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    A RARE GEORGE II IRISH PROVINCIAL SILVER COFFEE-POT
    MARK OF JOSEPH JOHNS, LIMERICK, CIRCA 1750
    Pear-shaped and on domed foot, with carved wood handle, the spout foliage capped and partly fluted, the domed cover with a baluster finial, engraved with a coat-of-arms within a foliage cartouche, marked near handle, the base further engraved with a scratchweight '30"18'
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high
    gross weight 32 oz. (1,006 gr.)
    The arms are those of Petyt


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