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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 38

    TWO PAIRS OF GEORGE III SILVER TUMBLER-CUPS

    THE FIRST PAIR LONDON, 1761, MAKER'S MARK SM OR WS, THE SECOND PAIR LONDON, 1764, MAKER'S MARK OVERSTRICKING ANOTHER

    Price Realised  

    TWO PAIRS OF GEORGE III SILVER TUMBLER-CUPS
    THE FIRST PAIR LONDON, 1761, MAKER'S MARK SM OR WS, THE SECOND PAIR LONDON, 1764, MAKER'S MARK OVERSTRICKING ANOTHER
    Each tapering cylindrical, engraved with a crest within leaves, each marked underneath
    2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high and smaller
    11 oz. (350 gr.)
    The crest is that of Graham of Gorthey, co. Perth. (4)


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    Provenance

    With Hardie Antiques, Perth, 19 April 1991


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)