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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD GEORGE MEECH, Q.C. (LOTS 303-308)

Two 17th Century English Silver Two-handled Dram Cups, London, 1638 / 1660
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD GEORGE MEECH, Q.C. (LOTS 303-308)

Two 17th Century English Silver Two-handled Dram Cups, London, 1638 / 1660
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 20,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

A Celebration of the English Country House

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Two 17th Century English Silver Two-handled Dram Cups, London, 1638 / 1660
the first with tall flared sides and punch-beaded with lobes within arches, the base with a stylized flowerhead, engraved below rim with early initials H*D, S, and R/S.I, scroll handles; the second of shallow circular form, the sides punch-beaded with panels enclosing sprays of triple flowers, the center with a hexafoil, wire scroll handles

1638 cup with maker's mark GF device below in heart; 1660 cup with maker's mark HN bird with olive branch below (revised Jackson, p. 122)


lengths over handles 5in., 4 1/2 in.
12.6cm, 11.4cm
2oz 15dwt
87g
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Provenance

1638 cup: Marshall Field & Co., Chicago, 1963
1660 cup: Marshall Field & Co., Chicago, 1957

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York