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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1838

    NAVAL INTEREST: A VICTORIAN SILVER PRESENTATION EWER

    MARK OF MARTIN HALL & CO. SHEFFIELD, 1859

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    NAVAL INTEREST: A VICTORIAN SILVER PRESENTATION EWER
    MARK OF MARTIN HALL & CO. SHEFFIELD, 1859
    Baluster shape on a spreading foot, the body part engraved and with three vignettes depicting fruits and flowers, engraved with a presentation inscription "PRESENTED TO MR S.R GRAVES, Commodore of the R.M.Y Club, by the Petty Officers, N C & Seaman of H.M.S.DEFENCE as a Token of their Gratitude and Affection for his Kindness to them during their stay on the MERSEY, 22 Sept. 1863" - 12¾ ins.(32.5cm.) 26 ozs. TOGETHER WITH: written testimonial. (2)


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