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A GEORGE II ROCOCO SILVER COFFEE POT
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A GEORGE II ROCOCO SILVER COFFEE POT

MARK OF BENJAMIN GODFREY, LONDON, 1740

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A GEORGE II ROCOCO SILVER COFFEE POT
MARK OF BENJAMIN GODFREY, LONDON, 1740
Of heavy gauge, the baluster body applied and chased with rococo cartouches, shells and foliage, the naturalistic spout terminating in a duck's head with a bearded mask below, a further mask situated below the upper junction of the ivory handle, the foot chased with rococo scrollwork, cover with artichoke finial, base inscribed with scratch-weight 40 = 12
9¾ in. (24.5 cm.) high
gross weight 40.25 oz. (1249 gr.)
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