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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    A WILLIAM & MARY SILVER LIGHTHOUSE CASTER

    MARK OF JOHN SUTTON, LONDON, 1692

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM & MARY SILVER LIGHTHOUSE CASTER
    MARK OF JOHN SUTTON, LONDON, 1692
    The cover with bayonet fitting and pierced with crosslets, fleur-de-lys and stylised flower-head motifs below a fluted top with extended knop finial, the plain cylindrical body with applied girdle above a spreading, fluted foot, the base engraved with contemporary initials, H over I*M and scratchweight, 5:14:12, fully marked around side but the cover apparently unmarked
    6¼ in. (15 cm.) high
    5.25 oz. (163 gr.)


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