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Rare Georgian Silver Apple Corer c.1779 (1 of 8)
The Fancy Fox
Suffolk, UK

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Rare Georgian Silver Apple Corer c.1779

REF: FA1336 / LA408540
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Description
A rare late 18th century silver apple corer with reeded detailing. The handle is a a well matched period replacement with similar reeding and flared fluting down the stem. The corer is hallmarked with the king's head and lion passant and the maker's mark is rubbed but appears to be that of the short lived partnership of Richard Carter, Daniel Smith & Robert Sharp, c.1778/1779. The handle has maker's initials R.T, lion passant and date mark for 1803.

measurements

Length:
15.2 mm
It measures 15.2cm (6") long and weighs 42g / 1.3ozt.

declaration

The Fancy Fox has clarified that the Rare Georgian Silver Apple Corer c.1779 (LA408540) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1779

condition

In very good condition. As mentioned there is some rubbing to the marks inside the corer and a couple of very minor dinks to the handle.

additional info

Material:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1779

delivery

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location

This Rare Georgian Silver Apple Corer c.1779 is located in Suffolk, United Kingdom

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