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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 153

    AN ENGLISH SYCAMORE TRENCHER WITH SALT DEPRESSION

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH SYCAMORE TRENCHER WITH SALT DEPRESSION
    17TH CENTURY
    7½ in. (19 cm.) square
    Together with a stained beechwood trencher, 17th Century - 8 in. (20.5 cm.) square; and two George III sycamore circular plates - each 8¾ in. (22 cm.) diameter (4)


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    Similar trenchers from the John Fardon Collection, were sold Christie's South Kensington, 1 May 1996, lots 28 and 32. Also see examples in the Pinto Collection, Edward H Pinto, Treen and other wooden Bygones, London 1969. pp. 87-89.

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