• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 182

    A GEORGE II SILVER JUG

    MARK OF THOMAS FARREN, LONDON, 1737

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE II SILVER JUG
    MARK OF THOMAS FARREN, LONDON, 1737
    Baluster-form, on circular foot, the leaf-clad scroll handle with cut-card upper join, the front engraved with a Viscount's armorials within a baroque cartouche, marked under base
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high; 34 oz. (1,059 gr.)


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    The arms are those of Ellis, Viscounts Clifden.

    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 21 October 1993, lot 563