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A Set of Four George II Silver Salts, Paul de Lamerie, London, 1729

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 USD

Property from a Canadian Private Collection

A Set of Four George II Silver Salts, Paul de Lamerie, London, 1729

A Set of Four George II Silver Salts, Paul de Lamerie, London, 1729

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 USD

Property from a Canadian Private Collection


A Set of Four George II Silver Salts, Paul de Lamerie, London, 1729

circular, the stepped bases with leaf-tip borders, knops chased with flowerheads, lower bodies applied with stiff leaves, gilt interiors, crested

marked on bases, one fully marked, the others with maker's mark, Britannia mark and lion's head erased twice


24 oz

746 g

diameter 3 1/4 in.

8.2 cm

All with some surface scratches and small dings, light salt staining, and wear to high spots. All with some nicks to base rims, and one starting to split at base rim. Marks clear.


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Marshall Field, Chicago
Estate of Richard George Meech, Q.C., Toronto, sold
Sotheby's New York, April 15, 2010, lot 302