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A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER, FRANCIS SPILSBURY, LONDON, 1734

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER, FRANCIS SPILSBURY, LONDON, 1734

A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER, FRANCIS SPILSBURY, LONDON, 1734

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

17,640

USD

A GEORGE II SILVER SALVER, FRANCIS SPILSBURY, LONDON, 1734


of rectangular shape with angled corners and a molded rim, supported on four scrolling acanthus and pad feet, the field engraved with impressive contemporary accollé arms in a baroque cartouche and decorated with foliate strapwork, brickwork, classical profiles, masks and demi-figures of Hercules with club and Diana with bow

marked on the reverse

96 oz 10 dwt

3001 g

length 21 in.

53.3 cm

extra solder at the top of one foot, probably original, slight wear to arms, otherwise good, unusual orientation


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Sotheby’s, New York