• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5409

    The Sunday Sale - Property of Mrs. Gwen Pethick; Property of a Gentleman and Property of a Gentleman removed from Seisdon Hall, South Staffordshire.

    16 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A BELLEEK PRINCE OF WALES ICE-PAIL AND COVER

    CIRCA 1868, BLACK PRINTED FIRST PERIOD MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A BELLEEK PRINCE OF WALES ICE-PAIL AND COVER
    CIRCA 1868, BLACK PRINTED FIRST PERIOD MARKS
    Of cylindrical form, the cover moulded with three hippocampi supporting a putto atop a dolphin, the ice-pail moulded with putti and dolphins before bulrushes and on waves, supported by three mermaids on shaped hexagonal foot
    18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage