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    A JOSEPH SCAMMELL GEORGE III SILVER HANDLED BASKET
    Joseph Scammell, London, England, circa 1795-1796
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head crowned), (duty mark), JS, u
    15 inches diameter (38.1 cm)
    36.1 ounces

    Provenance:
    Property from the Collection of Wyatt Cephus and Mildred Sterling Hedrick

    The oval basket with swing reeded handle, the bowl with gadrooned rim above the fluted interior, engraved crown and bird on a branch to center.


    Condition Report*: Having surface scratches, nicks and general wear commensurate with age, the rim slightly out of round, in good condition overall.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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