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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SALTS

    MARK OF ROBERT BREADING, DUBLIN, 1790

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SALTS
    MARK OF ROBERT BREADING, DUBLIN, 1790
    Of navette shape on oval pedestal bases, with reeded borders, the sides engraved with floral swags and crested navette-shaped cartouches, gilt interiors -- 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) long;
    Together with four Old English thread-edged salt spoons with scalloped bowls, by Smith & Fearn, London, three 1789, one 1793
    10 oz. (310 gr.) (8)


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