• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 440

    A GEORGE IV SILVER INKSTAND

    MARK OF S. C. YOUNGE AND CO., SHEFFIELD, 1823

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV SILVER INKSTAND
    MARK OF S. C. YOUNGE AND CO., SHEFFIELD, 1823
    The two diamond cut-glass ink bottles flanking a detachable silver chamberstick, chased with rococo scrolls and flowers, a pen depression on either side, gadroon borders with shell and foliate corners -- 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm.) long; 30 oz. (930 gr.)


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