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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 279

    A WILLIAM & MARY SILVER TREFID SPOON

    MARK OF WILLIAM MATHEW, LONDON, 1691

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    A WILLIAM & MARY SILVER TREFID SPOON
    MARK OF WILLIAM MATHEW, LONDON, 1691
    The bowl with decorated rat-tail, the back of the stem prick-dot engraved *C* over I.F over 1692, the front of the stem with initials A*B over *, the stem itself with pronounced protruding "ears"; together with a Queen Anne silver transitional trefid/wavy end spoon, mark of William Scarlett, London, 1705, the bowl with ribbed rat-tail, the back of the stem inscribed with initials S:R below prick-dot initials and date T over TS over 1706, the terminal with tiny rudimentary notches
    Respectively 8 in. (20.4 cm.) and 7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) long
    2 oz. (62 gr.) (2)


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