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A PAIR OF GEORGE III IRISH SALT-CELLARS
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A PAIR OF GEORGE III IRISH SALT-CELLARS

MARKED WITH HIBERNIA & CROWNED HARP ONLY, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1770

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III IRISH SALT-CELLARS
MARKED WITH HIBERNIA & CROWNED HARP ONLY, DUBLIN, CIRCA 1770
each of boat form raised on a domed part fluted pedestal foot, the bowl with vertical piercing with laurel garlands, ribbon tied at the ends, the sides with oval cartouches below a beaded rim, with drop ring handles, each with a conforming blue glass liner - 12.5 cm (5 in), 6.5 oz.
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Provenance
Christie's London, 18th November, 1970, lot 73.
Literature
Illustrated in Douglas Bennett, Irish Georgian Silver, page 131.
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