27 October 1992,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 2,420
USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A GEORGE II IRISH SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER
DUBLIN, CIRCA 1750, MAKER'S MARK OF ROBERT CALDERWOOD
Of bell-shaped form, on domed circular foot, the body applied with alternating scroll, rocaille and stylized leaf vertical straps, with two leaf-clad multi-scroll handles, the domed cover with similar applied straps and artichoke finial, marked on body and cover--12 1/2in. (32cm.) high
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For a set of there cups applied with identical straps, by the same, see Sotheby's, London, November 17, 1988, lot 103.
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