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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 246

    TWO JAMES II SILVER MUGS

    LONDON, 1688, ONE WITH MAKER'S MARK TC IN MONOGRAM, THE OTHER WITH MAKER'S MARK DG, FLEUR-DE-LYS BELOW

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO JAMES II SILVER MUGS
    LONDON, 1688, ONE WITH MAKER'S MARK TC IN MONOGRAM, THE OTHER WITH MAKER'S MARK DG, FLEUR-DE-LYS BELOW
    Each with bulbous lower body and cylindrical reeded rim, with a reeded handle, the base of each engraved with initials 'S' over 'WE', each marked underneath
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high
    9 oz. (298 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's London, 11 June 1903, lot 62.
    Neville Hanwee, Esq.; Christie's London, 18 May 1966, lot 105.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOTS 218-250)