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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 224

    TWO GEORGE III SILVER MEAT SKEWERS

    THE FIRST MARK OF JOHN ROBINS, LONDON, 1778; THE SECOND LONDON, 1774

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GEORGE III SILVER MEAT SKEWERS
    THE FIRST MARK OF JOHN ROBINS, LONDON, 1778; THE SECOND LONDON, 1774
    Both of typical form with stylized shell finial and ring handle, the first engraved with crest, the second with monogram WI; both marked near handle, the second maker's mark obscured
    14¼ in. (36 cm.) and 13 in. (33 cm.) long; 9 oz. (298 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    The first, James Robinson, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

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