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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 270

    AN AMERICAN SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF BENJAMIN BURT, BOSTON, CIRCA 1750

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    AN AMERICAN SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF BENJAMIN BURT, BOSTON, CIRCA 1750
    Of tapering cylindrical form with applied midband, the domed cover with flame finial, the handle with scroll thumbpiece and oval terminal, engraved with initials MF to SH to RH to MHR- TH to TH to HPH to TGH JGH, marked at rim, de-spouted
    9 in. (23 cm.) high; 30 oz. 10 dwt. (955 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ROSEBROOK COLLECTION