A George II silver-mounted coconut cup
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A George II silver-mounted coconut cup

MAKER'S MARK ONLY JS, POSSIBLY FOR JOHN LESAGE, CIRCA 1750

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A George II silver-mounted coconut cup
Maker's mark only JS, possibly for John LeSage, circa 1750
On slightly domed pedestal foot with moulded borders, the mounts with acanthus and foliate scroll borders, the upper mount with a band of grapevines, female masks and vacant cartouches on a reeded ground, the body applied with a foliate scroll cartouche engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked on upper border with maker's mark only, struck twice
7in. (17.7cm.) high
gross 12oz. (375gr.)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis

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