17 January 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
A SILVER TABLESPOON
MARK OF ELIAS PELLETREAU, SOUTHAMPTON, CIRCA 1770
Old English pattern, the bowl with single drop, the reverse engraved M+S, marked on reverse
8 1/8 in. long; 1 oz. 10 dwt.
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