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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    A SMALL GEORGE I SHAPED-SQUARE SILVER TRAY

    MAKER'S MARK RUBBED, LONDON, 1723

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL GEORGE I SHAPED-SQUARE SILVER TRAY
    MAKER'S MARK RUBBED, LONDON, 1723
    WITH INCURVED CORNERS, THE CENTRE ENGRAVED WITH CREST
    5½ IN. (14 CM.) SQUARE
    5 OZ. (155 GR.)


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    ENGRAVED WITH THE SHIELD OF ?GOSTWICK, EVIDENTLY A CADET DESCENDANT OF SIR JOHN GOSTWICK, MASTER OF THE HORSE TO HENRY VIII.

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