• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    A GEORGE II PROVINCIAL SILVER SAUCEBOAT

    MARK OF JOHN KIRKUP, NEWCASTLE, 1755

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II PROVINCIAL SILVER SAUCEBOAT
    MARK OF JOHN KIRKUP, NEWCASTLE, 1755
    On three hoof supports terminating in foliage and with leaf-capped scroll handle, crested; also another George II example, maker's mark only HG, untraced, the hoof supports terminating in stylised fleur-de-lys; and a smaller George II example, maker's mark rubbed, possibly that of Henry Morris, London, 1756
    25.5 oz. (791 gr.) (3)


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