Lot 16
 

16

A Pair of George III Silver Salt-Cellars, by David Hennell, London, 1762, each oval and on shell-cast feet and gadrooned border, later chased with foliage and flowers, the interiors gilt, engraved with a crest, 8.5cm wide, 9oz 6dwt, 290gr (2)

Sold for £220
Estimated at £120 - £180


 

Each piece fully marked underneath. There is wear to the marks on each. There is some overall surface scratching and wear, consistent with age and use. The chasing on each is probably later.

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Auction: Antiques & Interiors, to include Affordable Modern & Contemporary Art, 26th May, 2023

To include Affordable Modern & Contemporray Art, and specialist sections of Silver, and Natural History & Taxidermy.
The sale also includes a mix of traditional art and antiques, jewellery, watches and more.

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