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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 186

    A GEORGE III SILVER EGG STAND

    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1809

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER EGG STAND
    MARK OF MATTHEW BOULTON, BIRMINGHAM, 1809
    The shaped oval stand on four ball feet, with reeded handle, the four vase-form egg cups with gilt interiors, each egg cup marked on base, stand marked on base and handle; together with five teaspoons, handle with phoenix and foliage, back of bowl swaged with ducks, mark of BB, each spoon marked on reverse
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) long; 17 oz. 10 dwt. 556 gr. (10)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF A SOUTHWESTERN GENTLEMAN