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    Sale 5367

    Christie's Interiors

    30 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 280

    A GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT BACHELOR TEAPOT

    MARK OF EDWARD FARRELL, LONDON, 1820

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    A GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT BACHELOR TEAPOT
    MARK OF EDWARD FARRELL, LONDON, 1820
    Of squat baluster form with ivory handle, on mask and paw feet, with leaf and floral-embellished spout, the sides chased with classical scenes, the domed cover chased with trees beneath a swan finial, the base engraved with initial A beneath a coronet, a later French control mark to rim of cover
    4¼ in. (11 cm.) high
    gross weight 10 oz. (310 gr.)


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