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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 394

    A VICTORIAN SILVER SALVER

    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT, LONDON, 1848

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER SALVER
    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT, LONDON, 1848
    Shaped circular and on four openwork fruiting grapevine and scroll feet with an openwork fruiting grapevine and rocaille border, engraved with trailing foliage and flowers centring a coat-of-arms, marked underneath, the base further stamped 'HUNT & ROSKELL LATE STORR, MORTIMER & HUNT 3910'
    25 in. (63.5 cm.) diam.
    197 oz. (6,130 gr.)
    The arms are those of Harris, for John Dove Harris (d.1878) of Ratcliff Hall, co. Leicester. He married Emma, neé Shirley, in 1831. He was M.P. for Leicester.


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