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    Sale 5899

    Christie's Interiors

    13 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 273

    A GEORGE III OBLONG SILVER TEAPOT

    MARK OF WILLIAM BENNETT, LONDON, 1808

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III OBLONG SILVER TEAPOT
    MARK OF WILLIAM BENNETT, LONDON, 1808
    With tongue border, on three ball feet, angular wooden handle and knop final; also a similar George III silver teapot, maker's mark indistinct and apparently double-struck, probably for Abstainando King, London, 1812, the silver handle with ivory insulators
    39.5 oz. (1225 gr.) (2)


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