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A George III Silver Large Inkstand from the War Office, Robert & Samuel Hennell, London, 1805
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
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256
A George III Silver Large Inkstand from the War Office, Robert & Samuel Hennell, London, 1805
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York

A George III Silver Large Inkstand from the War Office, Robert & Samuel Hennell, London, 1805
of rectangular boat form with gadrooned rim, the surface fitted with two partially gadrooned tall wells for a inkwell and sander, and engraved in the center with the Royal arms under a tall handle raised on four supports, the handles applied with large acanthus terminating in scrolls and engraved, all supported on four scroll and leaf supports

fully marked


length 18 1/2 in.
47cm
102oz 4dwt
3178g
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Provenance

Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 13 October 1970, lot 166

One end engraved "War Office" the other "WD 1806."

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York