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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 565

    A WILLIAM AND MARY SILVER PORRINGER AND COVER

    LONDON, 1691, MAKER'S MARK HR THREE PELLETS ABOVE AND THREE PELLETS BELOW

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    A WILLIAM AND MARY SILVER PORRINGER AND COVER
    LONDON, 1691, MAKER'S MARK HR THREE PELLETS ABOVE AND THREE PELLETS BELOW
    Tapering cylindrical and on spreading gadrooned foot, with spiral- fluted lower body and two beaded handles, the detachable cover with acorn finial, later engraved with a coat-of-arms, the base later engraved with initials, marked underneath and inside cover
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high
    22 oz. (697 gr.)
    The lozenge-of-arms are those of FitzHerbert with Bagshawe in pretence, for Rachel FitzHerbert (d. 1762), widow of William FitzHerbert of Tissington (d. 1739), whom she had married in 1709, and daughter and eventual heir of Thomas Bagshaw of Bakewell and Ridge, Derbyshire.


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