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    Sale 5911

    Christie's Interiors

    4 August 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 307

    TWO QUEEN ANNE MINIATURE SILVER PORRINGERS

    MARK OF WILLIAM FLEMING, LONDON, ONE 1706, ONE 1711

    Price Realised  

    TWO QUEEN ANNE MINIATURE SILVER PORRINGERS
    MARK OF WILLIAM FLEMING, LONDON, ONE 1706, ONE 1711
    Each spirally-fluted below a band of stamped foliate motifs and respectively initialled to bases FIS and BB; also a William and Mary wine taster with maker's mark of I.C crowned (Jackson's p. 142), London, 1691; and another similar with maker's mark of PH (Jackson's p. 137), London, 1694, respectively engraved to bases with date 1691 and initials BIE
    the largest 2 in. (5 cm.) diameter
    1.5 oz. (47 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    The porringers, Christie's London, 20 May 1987, lot 385.
    The wine tasters, Christie's London, 20 May 1987, lot 387.