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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 321

    TWO CHARLES II UNASCRIBED SILVER WEST COUNTRY PURITAN SPOONS OF BARNSTAPLE TYPE

    ONE WITH MAKER'S MARK RW WITH CINQUEFOIL OR STAR BELOW IN A HEART-SHAPED PUNCH, CIRCA 1665, THE OTHER UNMARKED, CIRCA 1673

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    TWO CHARLES II UNASCRIBED SILVER WEST COUNTRY PURITAN SPOONS OF BARNSTAPLE TYPE
    ONE WITH MAKER'S MARK RW WITH CINQUEFOIL OR STAR BELOW IN A HEART-SHAPED PUNCH, CIRCA 1665, THE OTHER UNMARKED, CIRCA 1673
    Both with flat tapering stems engraved with a large flower on leafy stem, the first marked once in the bowl with maker's mark, the back of the bowl prick-dot engraved 1665 over I.A, the second prick-dot engraved to back of bowl A over 1673 over WM
    Respectively 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm.) long; and 7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) long
    2.5 oz. (78 gr.) (2)


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