• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5920

    Christie's Interiors

    15 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 184

    A GEORGE II ROCOCO SILVER COFFEE POT

    MARK OF JOHN SWIFT, LONDON, 1740

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II ROCOCO SILVER COFFEE POT
    MARK OF JOHN SWIFT, LONDON, 1740
    THE TAPERING SIDES CHASED WITH SCROLLS, FLOWERS, FRUIT AND ROCAILLE, ONE SIDE CENTRED WITH AN ENGRAVED CREST, THE OTHER WITH COAT-OF-ARMS, THE UNDERSIDE ENGRAVED WITH SCRATCH-WEIGHT 30"10 AND THREE SETS OF INITIALS: TD CONJOINED, T.I AND I.L.B
    10 OZ. (25.4 CM.) HIGH
    30 OZ. (900 GR.)


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