• 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 348

    A GEORGE III THREE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1812

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    A GEORGE III THREE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1812
    Each piece part-fluted, engraved with a crest, comprising:
    A coffee-jug, stand and lamp, with ivory handle and finial
    A teapot, with ivory handle and finial
    A sugar-bowl
    each marked near handle, the lamp marked on side, the stand marked on edge, the teapot and coffee-jug further stamped '719'
    the jug and stand 12¼ in. (31 cm.) high
    gross weight 95 oz. (2,945 gr.) (4)


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