• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 242

    A GEORGE II SILVER COFFEE-JUG

    MARK OF FREDERICK KANDLER, LONDON, 1726

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    A GEORGE II SILVER COFFEE-JUG
    MARK OF FREDERICK KANDLER, LONDON, 1726
    Fluted baluster and on stepped foot, the lower body, rim and hinged cover each engraved with diaperwork and foliage, the beak spout similarly engraved, with wood handle, engraved with the Royal arms and initials 'G R', marked under foot and on cover bezel, engraved underneath with a scratchweight '24=2'
    8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high
    gross weight 23 oz. (704 gr.)
    The Royal arms are those of George II (r.1727-1760).


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