A pair of mid 18th century Irish silver sauce boats, maker's mark possibly WT for William Thompson or William Townsend, Dublin no date letter circa 1750  (2)
Lot 163
A pair of mid 18th century Irish silver sauce boats, maker's mark possibly WT for William Thompson or William Townsend, Dublin no date letter circa 1750 (2)
Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,779) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of mid 18th century Irish silver sauce boats,
maker's mark possibly WT for William Thompson or William Townsend, Dublin no date letter circa 1750
Each of oval bellied form with scalloped/wavy rim, applied with leaf-capped handle and raised on three trefoil-capped feet terminating in stepped pad, armorial engraved with floral surround, height 10cm, length 23cm, weight 24.38oz. (2)

Footnotes

  • The arms are for AGAR of Gowran Castle, co Kilkenny,CAROLAN of Dublin, GRACE of Grace Castle, co Kilkenny, LANAUZE of Dublin and ORPEN of Kilowen, co. Kerry.
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  1. Loraine Turner
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  2. Michael Moorcroft
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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