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Tudor - Rare Elizabethan Silver Seal-Top Spoon

Antiquities - Medieval


LOT 866

Estimate
GBP (£) 600 - 900
EUR (€) 680 - 1,020
USD ($) 840 - 1,260
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £782

TUDOR - RARE ELIZABETHAN SILVER SEAL-TOP SPOON

Early 16th century AD. A silver seal-top spoon, the fig-shaped bowl flaring from the hexagonal shaft; the fluted baluster seal knob engraved with a capital 'A' on the rounded upper surface. 65 grams, 190 mm.

Condition
Generally fine; a few minor dinks and lacquered. A nice example of a rare spoon.

Provenance
Ex Bonhams 17834, lot 71. Found on the River Thames foreshore. Recorded with the London Museum. No maker's mark apparent. Possibly of West Country manufacture.

Literature
London Museum Medieval Catalogue 1940, pl. XXVII; London Antiquities - Guilhall Museum, pl. LXXXI, 5-7.

Date
Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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