Lot 2: PAIR GEORGE III SILVER SALTS, SM, London, circa 1762. - 4 oz., 2 dwt.; 1 1/2 in. x 2 1/2 in. diam.Platinum House
November 10, 2012
Chevy Chase, MD, USALive Auction
Description: PAIR GEORGE III SILVER SALTS, SM, London, circa 1762. Circular; with scroll and floral repoussé border, flaring rim; gilt interior; on three shell and hoof feet - 4 oz., 2 dwt.; 1 1/2 in. x 2 1/2 in. diam.
Notes: PROVENANCE: Estate of Ambassador and Mrs. William H.G. FitzGerald, Washington, DC, by descent from Ignaz Petschek and Nikodem Caro, Austro-Hungarian Empire.