7 - 8 March 2006
A WILLIAM IV SILVER COFFEE POT STAND,
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1829,
raised on triangular plinth centered by a rosette, with paw feet rising to a circular stand now supporting a cut-glass bowl, engraved with a crest and motto, marked on body and under base
10¼in. (26cm.); 38oz. (2)
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