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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    A GEORGE III ROCOCO SILVER TEA CADDY

    MARK OF EMICK ROMER, LONDON, 1766, ALSO BEARING A LATER DUTCH CONTROL MARK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III ROCOCO SILVER TEA CADDY
    MARK OF EMICK ROMER, LONDON, 1766, ALSO BEARING A LATER DUTCH CONTROL MARK
    OF BELLIED RECTANGULAR FORM WITH FLUTED CORNERS ON FOUR LEAF, BEAD AND SCROLL BRACKET FEET, THE SIDES CHASED WITH TRAILING FLOWERS ABOVE A SHELL AND SCROLL MOTIF, THE FRONT AND BACK CENTRED BY A CRESTED ROCOCO CARTOUCHE, THE COVER WITH BUD FINIAL, ENGRAVED WITH SCRATCHWEIGHT 9"1
    5¼ IN. (13.4 CM.) HIGH
    9 OZ. (279 GR.)


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