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    A Pair of Robert Hennell II Silver Wine Coolers, London, England, 1821
    Marks: (lion passant), (crowned leopard), (duty mark) f, RH
    10-1/8 inches high x 10 inches wide (25.7 x 25.4 cm)
    190.04 troy ounces (weighable)
    The pair of campana-form coolers having everted fluted lip, removable collar with grape bunch and vine motif, removable silver-plated bucket wells, bodies with twist gadrooning, waists with acanthus and foliate motifs in high relief, rounded bass with layered shell motif.

    Ref: Sotheby's, New York, Property from a Distinguished Private Asian Collection, 15 October 2015, Lot 18.

    Condition Report*: Collar flanges with minor pin dents, light seam separations to interior of one collar flange, few errant nicks and scratches, light patch to the interior of body, presenting well with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    25th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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