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    Sale 5343

    Christie's Interiors

    8 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 67

    A GEORGE III COFFEE OR HOT WATER BIGGIN & SPIRIT STAND,

    MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1804,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III COFFEE OR HOT WATER BIGGIN & SPIRIT STAND,
    MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1804,
    With anthemion-decorated spout, bright-engraved girdle of rosettes, plain sides, stand on 3 acanthus leaf & paw supports, complete with spirit lamp, three rings dependent from rim of stand, angular ebonised wood handle & ball finial resting on a leafy calyx, 11¾ in. high (30 cm.), 33.25 oz.


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