• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 127

    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE LADLE

    MARK OF HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON, 1781

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE LADLE
    MARK OF HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON, 1781
    With scalloped bowl, the terminal engraved with crest; also a pair of silver salts by Robert and David Hennell, the fluted sides incorprating a crested cartouche on one side, on four hoof supports terminating in shells, blue glass liners
    Ladle, 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) long
    7 oz. (217 gr.)
    The crest is that of Thackwell (3)


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