A George III silver-gilt swing-handled basket with matched stand  (5)
Lot 256
A George III silver-gilt swing-handle sugar basket maker's mark indistinct, London 1795 and other items (5)
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A George III silver-gilt swing-handle sugar basket
maker's mark indistinct, London 1795
Tapering form the sides pierced circles and leaf motifs, rope twist rims, with a red glass liner, together with a silver-gilt salt base, by William Eaton, London 1817, shape-circular form, gadroon rim interspersed with leaf motifs, diameter 13cm, a pair of silver candle scissor snuffers, maker's mark IB with pellet between, London 1781, bright engrave and with bead rims, open-work scroll arms, a George II silver caster, by Thomas Burridge, London 1729, conventional baluster form and a smaller caster, possibly by S Wood, London 1761, baluster form with pierced bun top cover. (5)
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