London, South Kensington
3 December 1996
A George II caster
of inverted pear shape and on a rising circular foot, engraved with a crest with coronet above and with baluster finial, Samuel Wood, London 1752 - 7¼in. (18.50cm.), 9oz.
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The crest on the above piece is that of Baron Killeen of Ireland.
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