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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 460

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT CHAMBER STICK AND A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED INK POT AND STAND,

    THE FIRST MARK FOR SAMUEL HENNELL, LONDON, 1811; THE SECOND BIRMINGHAM, 1892,

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT CHAMBER STICK AND A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED INK POT AND STAND,
    THE FIRST MARK FOR SAMUEL HENNELL, LONDON, 1811; THE SECOND BIRMINGHAM, 1892,
    the chamber stick marked on the base and nozzle, the chain and snuffer apparently unmarked, engraved with a coat-of-arms beneath a baron's coronet; the ink pot and stand fully marked
    The chamber stick, the larger, 8¼in. (21cm.) long, 25oz. approximate gross weight (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 460-461)