• 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 264

    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE, STAND AND LAMP

    MARK OF AYME VIDEAU, LONDON, 1733

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    A GEORGE II SILVER KETTLE, STAND AND LAMP
    MARK OF AYME VIDEAU, LONDON, 1733
    The kettle globular, engraved at the rim with strapwork, masks and baskets of flowers, with an overhead part turned wood handle, the conforming stand with openwork foliage swags and a central lamp, engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked under kettle and under stand, the kettle further engraved with a scratchweight '47"5'
    13½ in. (34.2 cm.) high
    gross weight 71 oz. (2,207 gr.)
    The arms are those of Baillie of Jerviswoode impaling another.


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