• 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 353

    A GEORGE IV AND WILLIAM IV TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE

    MARK OF JOHN EDWARD TERREY, LONDON, 1829 AND 1830

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    A GEORGE IV AND WILLIAM IV TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE
    MARK OF JOHN EDWARD TERREY, LONDON, 1829 AND 1830
    Each piece baluster, chased with Chinese figures in landscapes, comprising:
    A teapot, with ivory insulated handle
    A coffee pot, with ivory insulated handles
    A cream-jug
    A sugar-bowl
    marked underneath or near foot, also marked on the handles and covers
    the coffee pot 9 in. (23 cm.) high
    gross weight 90 oz. (2,799 gr.) (4)


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