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Cape Silver Tablespoon - Twentyman
Reference: S1472
Period: George IV
Year: Circa 1825
Silversmith: Lawrence Twentyman
Place: Cape
Price: $ 80.00
Weight: 62 grams
Dimensions: 22.0 cm
Condition: Good, wear to tip and side of bowl from use.

Description: A Cape silver tablespoon in the Fiddle pattern, with engraved owners initials "de C", so probably a Huguenot. The spoon bowl is quite wide and the top of the handle has a very provincial rib and turn. The hallmarks are very clear, and include makers mark LT, and pseudo-English hallmarks (leopards head, date letter a, duty mark and lion passant). This is mark 135 in "Cape Silver" by Welz.
Cape Silver Tablespoon - Twentyman
Cape Silver Tablespoon - de C

Cape Silver Tablespoon - Twentyman
Initials de C

Cape Silver Tablespoon - Twentyman
Hallmarks

Cape Silver Tablespoon - Twentyman
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