• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 225

    A GEORGE III SILVER TRAVELLING CANTEEN

    THE BEAKER LONDON, 1769, MAKER'S MARK TE, THE OTHER PIECES VARIOUSLY MARKED

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SILVER TRAVELLING CANTEEN
    THE BEAKER LONDON, 1769, MAKER'S MARK TE, THE OTHER PIECES VARIOUSLY MARKED
    Comprising: a tapering beaker; a folding fork; a folding spoon, a pair of silver-mounted glass bottles; a bodkin; an ear-scoop; a marrow spoon; a spice-box and a handle for the steel corkscrew and knife, all fitting into the beaker and contained in a silver-mounted wood box
    the box 6¼ in. (25.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with C. J. Vander, London, July 1966.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (LOTS 224-231)