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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF CORDWAINERS: A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD

    MARK OF GURNEY & COOKE, LONDON, 1743

    Price Realised  

    THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF CORDWAINERS: A GEORGE II SILVER TANKARD
    MARK OF GURNEY & COOKE, LONDON, 1743
    The handle terminating in a heart motif, later greyhound couchant finial and later embossed with flowers and leafage on a frosted ground, engraved to front with the arms of the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers, the inside rim of the cover inscribed, gilt interior
    9 in. (23 cm.) high
    30.5 oz. (946 gr.)


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