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871
A CHARLES II SILVER CAUDLE CUP AND COVER, MAKER'S MARK RL ROSETTE AND PELLETS BELOW, POSSIBLY FOR RALPH LEVENTHORPE, LONDON, 1669
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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871
A CHARLES II SILVER CAUDLE CUP AND COVER, MAKER'S MARK RL ROSETTE AND PELLETS BELOW, POSSIBLY FOR RALPH LEVENTHORPE, LONDON, 1669
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A CHARLES II SILVER CAUDLE CUP AND COVER, MAKER'S MARK RL ROSETTE AND PELLETS BELOW, POSSIBLY FOR RALPH LEVENTHORPE, LONDON, 1669
baluster form, boldly embossed with a lion and dragon, symbols for England and Wales, between full blown flowers, pricked initials C over WS within scrolls, the domed cover chased with the same animals between flowers, bud finial, caryatid scroll handles
fully marked on base and rim of cover, maker's mark RL rosette and pellets below, possibly for Ralph Leventhorpe (Revised Jackson, 1989, p. 129)
Height 7 1/4 in.
18.4 cm.
18 oz
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Provenance

S.J. Shrubsole, New York, July 1977;
Vogel Collection no. 272.

Catalogue Note

David M. Mitchell has researched this mark and its probable identity in Silversmiths in Elizabethan and Stuart London, p. 456. He lists a number of pieces including a two-handled cup of 1675/6 in the Minneapolis Institute of Art, see Puig et al., English and American Silver in the Minneapolis Institute of Art, 1989, no. 13.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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