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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 583

    TWELVE GEORGE II SILVER PISTOL-HANDLED TABLE KNIVES WITH STEEL SCIMITAR BLADES

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, POSSIBLY JB IN AN OVAL, MID-18TH CENTURY

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    TWELVE GEORGE II SILVER PISTOL-HANDLED TABLE KNIVES WITH STEEL SCIMITAR BLADES
    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, POSSIBLY JB IN AN OVAL, MID-18TH CENTURY
    The filled handles terminating in leaf-capped scrolls; together with another similar knife en suite, apparently unmarked, with plain steel blade (13)


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