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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY

    MARK OF FOGELBERG & GILBERT, LONDON, 1786

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY
    MARK OF FOGELBERG & GILBERT, LONDON, 1786
    Of faceted navette form with bright engraved bands of flower-heads on linear ground, vacant shield cartouche on either side, domed cover with hinged, reeded ring handle and vacant oval cartouche, (lacks key)
    6 in. (15 cm.) long
    14 oz. (434 gr.)


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