• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5966

    Christie's Interiors

    15 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 395

    A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER

    MARK ATTRIBUTED TO CHARLES WRIGHT (GRIMWADE - 3511), LONDON, 1768

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    A GEORGE III SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER
    MARK ATTRIBUTED TO CHARLES WRIGHT (GRIMWADE - 3511), LONDON, 1768
    Of inverted pear-shape, the sides chased with trailing vines, rococo scrolls and flowers on domed circular foot, cover with fluted finial, the side handles each with beaded rat tail to leafy cap, one side engraved with crest, the other with coat-of-arms within beaded cartouches
    12 7/8 in. (32.8 cm.) high
    36 oz. (1,116 gr.)


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