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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 244

    TWO QUEEN ANNE SILVER RAT-TAIL STUFFING SPOONS

    THE FIRST MARK OF ANDREW ARCHER, LONDON, 1707; THE SECOND, LONDON, 1713

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    Estimate

    TWO QUEEN ANNE SILVER RAT-TAIL STUFFING SPOONS
    THE FIRST MARK OF ANDREW ARCHER, LONDON, 1707; THE SECOND, LONDON, 1713
    The first with dog-nose terminal, engraved with a crest; the second Hanoverian pattern, with crest engraved on reverse, each marked on reverse
    The second larger 13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) long; 9 oz. 10 dwt. (304 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    The second, The Meech Collection, Part I, Elizabeth I to Queen Anne Silver, Sotheby's, New York, 22 October 1993, lot 19 (part).


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