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GEORGE III SILVER INKSTAND, HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON, 1786-87.
Est. $700 - $1,000
SOLD: $1,800 ($1,500)

The tray of navette form pierced with leaftip medallions on each end, the sides pierced with a vine border and applied with a beaded edge, the gallery wells surrounded by an engraved guilloche border and centering the initials “AML” in foliate script within a vine border, on four claw-and-ball feet, the panelled bottles with notched edges, marked beneath base and on each cover rim. 6 oz. weighable. Length 9 ½ inches.