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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SCOTTISH SILVER OCTAGONAL SALTS

    MAKER'S MARK WM, PROBABLY FOR WILLIAM MOFATT, EDINBURGH, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SCOTTISH SILVER OCTAGONAL SALTS
    MAKER'S MARK WM, PROBABLY FOR WILLIAM MOFATT, EDINBURGH, CIRCA 1810
    With projecting lion's paw side handles, initialled on one side with an earl's coronet above the initial K, all with gilt interior
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) high; 4.5 in. (11.4 cm.) wide
    15 oz. (465 gr.) (6)


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly supplied to Anthony Adrian, 7th Earl of Kintore (1794-1844).