• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 226

    A GEORGE III SILVER EAR-TRUMPET

    LONDON, 1819, MAKER'S MARK IR, PROBABLY FOR JOHN REILY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER EAR-TRUMPET
    LONDON, 1819, MAKER'S MARK IR, PROBABLY FOR JOHN REILY
    Trumpet shape with collapsible stem, marked near rim and on each section
    18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) extended length
    6 oz. (192 gr.)


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    Provenance

    with C. J. Vander, London, June 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (LOTS 224-231)