George II Sterling Silver Taperstick

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George II Sterling Silver Taperstick, London, 1746-47, indistinct maker's mark "_G" possibly William Grundy, ht. 4 3/4 in., approx. 4.2 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

Small dent to base, middle joint repaired. Sits at slight angle. Age-typical surface wear and abrasions.

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