• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 210

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT DESSERT-SERVICE

    MARK OF WILLIAM ELEY AND WILLIAM FEARN, LONDON, 1798 AND 1799, THE KNIVES WITH THE MARK OF MOSES BRENT, LONDON, 1799

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT DESSERT-SERVICE
    MARK OF WILLIAM ELEY AND WILLIAM FEARN, LONDON, 1798 AND 1799, THE KNIVES WITH THE MARK OF MOSES BRENT, LONDON, 1799
    Fiddle and Thread pattern, engraved with a crest, comprising:
    Eighteen dessert-spoons
    Eighteen dessert-forks
    Eighteen teaspoons
    Eighteen fruit-knives
    A ladle
    A pierced ladle
    73 oz. (2,265 gr.) weighable silver (74)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN