• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 259

    A FRENCH SILVER THREE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE

    PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH SILVER THREE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE
    PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Cylindrical and with fluted spouts, comprising: a teapot; a hot milk jug and a sugar bowl and cover, marked underneath, near rim and on cover, the base stamped 'Risler & Carre Paris'
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high and smaller
    gross weight 19 oz. (589 gr.) (3)


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    Provenance

    The coffee-pot and milk-jug given to HRH Prince Michael of Kent by Queen Mary (1867-1953), Christmas 1948.