British and Continental Silver and Objects of Vertu

5 Dec 2012, starting at 11:00 GMT .

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A late 19th/early 20th century American gold walking cane knop incuse stamped 2 and 49

A middle European 19th century silver Hanukah lamp stamped "13" to rim of base, possibly second quarter of 19th century

A North American metalware fruit bowl incuse stamped on base "Sterling SIlver" together with three others(4)

An American metalware dish, by Falmouth, together with five other fruit dishes(6)

A modern Spanish metalware jug maker's mark, standard mark and another

A 20th century American silver hip flask by R Blackinton & Co, North Attleboro, Massachusetts; together with a George IV snuff box (2)

An early 20th century German silver sedar dish by C. Metzel

A late 19th century German silver sedar dish by Posen, circa 1890

A pair of late 19th century continental silver Sabbath candlesticks apparently unmarked (2)

A late 19th/early 20th century German silver-gilt pedestal dish stamped with star & crescent and '800' marks only

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25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
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