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Lot 0038
Pair of Late Georgian Sterling Silver Salt Cellars

hallmarked London, 1810-1811, by William Eaton II (1788-1845; free 1810), rounded rectangular cauldron form, with applied gadrooned rim and rocaille corners, raised on three acanthus-crested lion's paw feet, the interior gilt, engraved on the body with a crest: "out of a mural crown a cubit arm, vested and cuffed, holding a cutlass".
h. 1-1/2", l. 3-1/2", w. 2-3/4"; 9.67 total t. oz.

Literature: Arthur G. Grimwade, London Goldsmiths, 1697-1837: Their Marks and Lives, Third Edition (London: Faber & Faber, 1990), pp. 499 & 747.


**Some minor scattered bumps, dings, scrapes and scuffs, but generally in quite good condition with robust details. The gilding mellowed.

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Pair of Late Georgian Sterling Silver Salt Cellars

Estimate $300 - $500Mar 27, 2018