A 16th century West Country silver seal top spoon stamped once in the bowl with maker's mark for Lawrence Stratford, and incuse stamped on the stem, once with a six-pointed star and once with a fleur-de-lys, Dorchester third quarter of 16th century,
Lot 33*
A 16th century West Country silver seal top spoon stamped once in the bowl with maker's mark for Lawrence Stratford, and incuse stamped on the stem, once with a six-pointed star and once with a fleur-de-lys, Dorchester third quarter of 16th century,
£3,000 - 3,500
US$ 5,000 - 5,900
Lot Details
A 16th century West Country silver seal top spoon
stamped once in the bowl with maker's mark for Lawrence Stratford, and incuse stamped on the stem, once with a six-pointed star and once with a fleur-de-lys, Dorchester third quarter of 16th century,
Fig-shaped bowl and faceted stem, applied with a squat and elongated fluted finial, etched with faint initial "WP" conjoined, traces of gilding, length 15.3cm, weight 1.09oz.
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