A set of five George I silver rat-tail back spoons, maker's mark 'WI', London 1718, 20cm long, and a matched example, 1716, each engraved with an armorial crest of a stag with an arrow, 12ozt (6)
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Sold for £460
Rubbing to all marks, particularly the matched example. Surface wear, scratches and small dents. General wear commensurate with age and use.
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