• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 407

    A GEORGE IV SILVER MELON-FLUTED THREE-PIECE TEA SET OF SQUAT CIRCULAR FORM

    MARK OF CHARLES THOMAS FOX, LONDON, 1827

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV SILVER MELON-FLUTED THREE-PIECE TEA SET OF SQUAT CIRCULAR FORM
    MARK OF CHARLES THOMAS FOX, LONDON, 1827
    Foliate stalk handles, teapot with bud finial and ivory insulators, cream jug and sugar bowl with gilt interiors, engraved coat-of-arms
    48 oz. (1,488 gr.)
    The arms are those of Miller of Glenlee, Scotland, impaling Sutherland. (3)


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