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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 267

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER JUG

    MARK OF DAVID WHYTE AND WILLIAM HOLMES, LONDON, 1767

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER HOT WATER JUG
    MARK OF DAVID WHYTE AND WILLIAM HOLMES, LONDON, 1767
    Of baluster form with gadroon borders and part-fluted domed cover, beaded rat tail down length of spout which terminates in a scroll, the raffia-bound handle terminating in an anthemion, engraved to front with rococo armorial cartouche within a wreath
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high
    22.75 oz. (706 gr.)


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