George III silver wine coolers by Paul Storr, estimated $50,000-80,000 at Cottone.

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Barclay’s distinguished service won him many accolades including the El Salvadorian National Congress award of the Nobel Amigo de El Salvador in 2006, and the Republic of El Salvador award of the Order of José Matías Delgado in 2007. The law library at Syracuse University in New York was also named in his honour.

His collection includes a range of silver objects from makers Georg Jensen, Paul Storr, Paul de Lamerie, Arthur Dicken, and Christopher Tanner.

Measuring 10½in (26.5cm) high, this pair of impressive George III silver wine coolers, liners and stands, are by Paul Storr, London, 1819.

Estimate $50,000-80,000.