13 September 1999,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 207
GBP 250 - GBP 300
Two cauldron salt cellars, 18th century
Indistinct marks, two further salts; a pair of cylindrical condiments by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co., 1934; a pair of Victorian silver-mounted glass condiments, !884; and a silver-mounted peppermill, London 1883
14oz. weighable (9)
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Please note this lot does not include the pair of glass condiments.
The quantity should read 7 in total.
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