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PROPERTY FROM A PARK AVENUE COLLECTION

A pair of William III silver-gilt salvers on foot, maker's mark V?, London, 1697
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PARK AVENUE COLLECTION

A pair of William III silver-gilt salvers on foot, maker's mark V?, London, 1697
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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A pair of William III silver-gilt salvers on foot, maker's mark V?, London, 1697
engraved with original arms, later slightly dished and with added engraved foliate border of strawberry leaves
marked near rims
diameter 10 3/4 in.
27.3 cm
45 oz
1399.5 g
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Provenance

Christie's, London, sale of property of the Duke of Newcastle and removed from Clumber, July 7, 1921, lot 60

Literature

John Starkie Gardner, "Silver in the Collection of the Duke of Newcastle at Clumber" Burlington Magazine November 1905, illus.

Catalogue Note

The arms are those of John Holles, Earl of Clare and Duke of Newcastle, 1662-1711, son of Gilbert Holles, 3rd Earl of Clare. He married Lady Margaret Cavendish, 3rd daughter and co-heiress of Henry Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle 1690. He was created Duke 1694, K.G. 1698, Lord Privy Seal 1705-11.

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