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    Sale 5368

    Christie's Interiors

    28 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 238

    A GEORGE III PROVINCIAL HELMET-SHAPED SILVER CREAM JUG

    MARK OF RICHARD FERRIS OF EXETER, CIRCA 1790 (KING'S HEAD, RF, LION PASSANT)

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III PROVINCIAL HELMET-SHAPED SILVER CREAM JUG
    MARK OF RICHARD FERRIS OF EXETER, CIRCA 1790 (KING'S HEAD, RF, LION PASSANT)
    On pedestal foot with reeded loop handle and reverse punched bead border; also a Victorian barrel-shaped mustard pot of George III style, by George Adams, London, 1882, with blue glass liner; a small George III circular silver salver, by Robert Jones (I) and John Scofield, London, 1775, on hoof feet with gadroon rim and foliate chasing, crested; and a Victorian silver spirits flask, the pull-off cover with gilt interior, by Samuel Whitford, London, 1856
    20 oz. (621 gr.) (4)


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