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A George II silver soap box, Anne Tanqueray, London, 1729
ACCÉDER AU LOT
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A George II silver soap box, Anne Tanqueray, London, 1729
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A George II silver soap box, Anne Tanqueray, London, 1729
spherical, the circular pedestal base and hinged cover with applied straight gadroon borders, the body engraved with a contemporary crest and earl's coronet, the cover similarly engraved with a coat-of-arms, supporters and motto below an earl's coronet above an engraved paterae border, scratch weight: '8=10'
8cm., 3 1/8 in. high
257gr., 8oz. 5dwt.
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Provenance

Sold by order of the Trustees of the Tollemache Estates, removed from Peckforton Castle, Cheshire, Christie's, London, 13 May 1953, lot 75, purchased by Tessier's, £100.
Sotheby's, New York, 24 October 2001, lot 413

Description

The arms are those of Tollemache for Lionel, 4th Earl of Dysart (1708-1770), who in 1729 married Grace (d. 1755), eldest daughter of John Carteret, Earl Granville (1690-1763).

The Neil & Gina Smith Collection

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