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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 138

    A VICTORIAN SILVER MONTEITH

    MARK OF GEORGE LAMBERT, LONDON, 1889, BRITANNIA STANDARD

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    A VICTORIAN SILVER MONTEITH
    MARK OF GEORGE LAMBERT, LONDON, 1889, BRITANNIA STANDARD
    Tapering cylindrical and chased with flutes, centred with by an oval cartouche engraved with the heraldic badge of a key within a rope cartouche, with duke’s coronet above, with lion mask drop-ring handles, the detachable rim with shells and strap-work, on an ebonised plinth
    11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm.) diam.
    54 oz. 6 dwt. (1,689 gr.)


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