• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A GEORGE III SILVER MATCHED FIVE-PIECE CAPE PATTERN TEA AND COFFEE SET

    MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1804/08

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    A GEORGE III SILVER MATCHED FIVE-PIECE CAPE PATTERN TEA AND COFFEE SET
    MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1804/08
    Comprising: teapot and stand, coffee biggin, hot water jug, sugar bowl and cream jug, the sides engraved with guilloche and Greek-key bands, the handles terminating in foliage, gilt interiors to cream jug and sugar bowl, ebonised wood handles to teapot and coffee pot, the latter with silver part-fluted silver knop finial
    59 oz. (1,829 gr.) (5)


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