20 April 2005
A GEORGE V SILVER DOOR KNOCKER
MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1934
The plain shaped back plate with a hinged thistle and leaf motif body, further heightened by initials, marked on back plate and on body, the back plate further engraved 'OMAR RAMSDEN ME FECIT'
4¾ in. (12 cm.) high
14 oz. (440 gr.)
Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 25 October 1991, lot 6
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Eric Turner and Lynn Springer Roberts, English Silver, Masterpieces by Omar Ramsden From the Campbell Collection, David A. Hanks & Associates, New York, 1992, page 78
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