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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 91

    A SET OF THREE GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SALTS

    MARK OF WILLIAM TOWNSEND, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF THREE GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SALTS
    MARK OF WILLIAM TOWNSEND, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1765
    Circular with floral and fruit-chased sides, gilt interiors, on three lion mask and paw supports;
    Together with a pair of George III silver salts, mark of James Waters, London, 1773, oval with gadroon rims on four shell and hoof feet with blue glass liners
    19.25 oz. (597 gr.) (5)


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