• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 493

    A Danish hammered silver three-piece tea-service

    THE TEAPOT AND SUGAR-BOWL WITH MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-32, THE CREAM-JUG 1933-44, ALL DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE, MODEL 45 C, ALSO STRUCK DENMARK STERLING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Danish hammered silver three-piece tea-service
    The teapot and sugar-bowl with mark of Georg Jensen, Copenhagen, 1925-32, the cream-jug 1933-44, all designed by Johan Rohde, model 45 C, also struck DENMARK STERLING
    Comprising a teapot and sugar-bowl, the bulbous teapot with vertical ribs to the foot, the cover with ribs and surmounted by a ball-shaped finial, with ebonised wood handle; and a cream-jug, marked on base
    The teapot 16 cm. high
    934 gr. gross (3)


    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

    Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.