Lot 174: George II Sterling Silver Hunt Cup
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
George II Sterling Silver Hunt Cup
Probably Benjamin Blakeley, London, 1749
Of urn form, with a molded band at the waist, later decorated. Height 6 1/4 inches, width over handles 9 inches, approximately 27 ounces.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
The body with blank cartouche, but not soft nor signs of removal; chased in high relief; the underside engraved "JJ French Esq 1855"
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