10 June 2008
THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER SUGAR-BOWL
STAMPED 'STERLING', CIRCA 1750
Circular and on three shell capped pad feet, the sides chased and stamped with beading and spiral fluting and with stamped beaded border, marked underneath
5¼ in. (13.2 cm.) diam.
7 oz. (225 gr.)
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