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    A William Cripps Gilt Silver Tea Caddy, London, 1762
    Marks: (lion passant), (crowned leopard's head), G, WC, (84-effaced)
    4-1/4 x 6-1/8 x 4-7/8 inches (10.8 x 15.6 x 12.4 cm)
    19.69 troy ounces

    Property from the Dr. David Mehler Collection

    Bonham's, London, Fine Silver, Gold Boxes, and Objects of Vertu, November 3, 2010, lot no. 87;
    Sotheby's, London, The Balleyedmond Collection, May 23, 2017, lot no. 315.

    The caddy monogrammed AK, 18"19 to underside.

    Condition Report*: In overall good condition, with snug cover, and free from losses or observable repairs, and with one very minor split between rocaille foot and underside at rear, as is typical with regard to age. Assay scratches to underside.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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