Lot 521George II Sterling Silver Meat Platter with Mazarine From The Thanet Service
Paul de Lamerie, London, 1743; mazarine unmarked
Of shaped oval form, the cavetto engraved with arms of Tufton quartering Sackville, Clifford and Vipont with Saville in pretence as bourne by the Earls of Thanet, within a gadrooned and leaf decorated border, the mazarine pierced and centering an engraved medallion. 17 1/2 inches (44.5 cm), total approximately 80 ounces.
C The Thurston Collection
Sold for $10,000
Good condition overall with nice patina; light surface marking from normal use
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