22 May 2008,
Price realised USD 625
USD 700 - USD 1,000
A REGENCY SILVER SERVING FORK AND SPOON
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1816
Stag Hunt pattern, comprising a vegetable spoon and fork, each marked on reverse, in fitted case
The spoon 9 in. (22.8 cm.) long; 7 oz. (228 gr.) (2)
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Please note that the captions below lots 147 and 148 are reversed in the catalogue.
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