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PROPERTY FROM A PRINCELY COLLECTION

A George III old English pattern silver straining spoon, Solomon Hougham, London, 1802
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 GBP
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PROPERTY FROM A PRINCELY COLLECTION

A George III old English pattern silver straining spoon, Solomon Hougham, London, 1802
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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A George III old English pattern silver straining spoon, Solomon Hougham, London, 1802
engraved with Nelson crests; the first with star representing the Order of the Bath and naval crown surmounted by a duke's coronet, the second with motto 'Faith and Works' and ship's stern inscribed 'San Josef' surmounted by a baron's cap
31cm., 12in. long
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Provenance

Vice-Admiral Horatio, Viscount Nelson K.B;
Catherine Matcham, his sister;
Thence by descent;
Sotheby’s London, Trafalgar: Nelson and the Napoleonic Wars, 5 October 2005, lot 27; where acquired by the present owner.

Exhibited

Formerly on loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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London