16 December 2005
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A GEORGE II SILVER EWER
LONDON, 1768, DATE OVERSTRIKING MAKER'S MARK, MARK POSSIBLY WILLIAM GRUNDY
Baluster, on a shaped circular and fluted domed base, the body spiral-fluted with embossed flowers, and scroll handle, marked under base
14 1/3 in. (36.4 cm.) high; 57 oz.
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