Lot 160: Group of English Sterling Silver Articles
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Group of English Sterling Silver Articles
Comprising four George III bottle coasters, two unmarked; Victorian cheese dish; and pair of George III salts. Length of cheese dish 18 1/2 inches, total approximately 70 ounces, all in, weighable.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
Coasters - two apparently unmarked; pair with worn hallmarks; each with wear to finish of wooden base; the center with medallion engraved with heraldic crest
Cheese dish - fully hallmarked; the cover engraved with heraldic arms, now worn; finish worn to handle; the hot water cover lacking; the chain to handle lacking
Salts - one hallmarked underside, the other to side of foot; each engraved heraldic crest; the interiors with wear to gilding and pitting from salt; each with bending to handles
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