A GEORGE II SILVER BASKET
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A GEORGE II SILVER BASKET

MARK OF PETER ARCHAMBO, LONDON, 1744

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A GEORGE II SILVER BASKET
MARK OF PETER ARCHAMBO, LONDON, 1744
Shaped oval and on four lion's mask and paw feet, with shell and scroll Venus and Turk mask border, with female mask and scroll swing handle, the sides pierced with scrolls and diaperwork, chased with shell and scroll border, the centre engraved with vacant rococo cartouche, marked on base, the handle unmarked
12½ in. (32 cm.) long
52 oz. (1,627gr.)
Provenance
A Gentleman; Sotheby's London, 31 October 1974, lot 175
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