• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 260

    A GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY

    MARK OF JOHN DENZILOE, LONDON, 1782

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GEORGE III SILVER TEA CADDY
    MARK OF JOHN DENZILOE, LONDON, 1782
    Of straight-sided oval form with beaded borders, bright-cut engraved with floral garlands and on each side with an oval cartouche enclosing a coat-of-arms and a crest respectively, the hinged slightly domed cover with conforming decoration and oval vase-form finial, with key, marked on base and cover
    5 ½ in. (14 cm.) high; 11 oz. 10 dwt. (369 gr.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 18 October 1989, lot 95


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of Edmund S. Wilkinson, Jr.