20 April 2005
A GEORGE V SILVER SALVER
MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1934
Of plain circular section with a crenellated border, on a short foot, with a hammered finish, marked on base and engraved 'OMAR RAMSDEN ME FECIT'
10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) diameter
37 oz. (1,160 gr.)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's London, 19 December 1986, lot 519
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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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