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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 589

    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG AND SUGAR BOWL

    MARK OF STEPHEN BERGIN, DUBLIN, 1819

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    A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG AND SUGAR BOWL
    MARK OF STEPHEN BERGIN, DUBLIN, 1819
    Circular, part-fluted, small engraved crest, gadroon rims and laurel border around foot, bifurcated acanthus handles; together with an early Victorian sugar bowl of good gauge, by J.C. Edington, London, 1839, on leafy scroll feet, bifurcated handles terminating in leaves and with melon-fluted sides and reeded rim; a Cape pattern teapot with gadroon border and acanthus decoration on top of spout, by Emes & Barnard, London, 1825; also a compressed circular teapot heavily chased with flowers and fish-scale decoration, by Michael Starkey, London, 1827
    76 oz. (2358 gr.) (5)


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