• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 59

    A GEORGE IV PARCEL-GILT SILVER SUGAR BOWL

    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH III, LONDON, 1821

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV PARCEL-GILT SILVER SUGAR BOWL
    MARK OF BENJAMIN SMITH III, LONDON, 1821
    Oval, with rustic handles on a rustic base with morning glories, the sides with leaf and wave decoration centering a cartouche engraved with a crest, the interior gilt, marked under base
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) diameter; 32 oz. 10 dwt. (1,018 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 7 June 2007, lot 143
    With Alastair Dickenson, London