2 June 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A GEORGE III SILVER KETTLE, STAND AND LAMP
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1794, THE LAMP COVER WITH MARK OF JOHN PARKER AND EDWARD WAKELIN, CIRCA 1770
Oval, with leather-covered handle, the stand with reeded legs and paw feet, each engraved with crest below earl's coronet, marked on kettle, cover, stand, lamp and lamp cover
14½ in. (37 cm.) high
gross weight 49 oz. (1,524 gr.)
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