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    Sale 5356

    Christie's Interiors

    3 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 461

    A GEORGE IV SILVER TEA CADDY OR SUGAR VASE

    MARK OF EDWARD THOMASON, BIRMINGHAM, 1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE IV SILVER TEA CADDY OR SUGAR VASE
    MARK OF EDWARD THOMASON, BIRMINGHAM, 1820
    Vase-shaped with artichoke finial, matted surfaces chased with scrolling flowers and acanthus leaves, on square pedestal foot, each side with a horned and bearded mask, a vacant rectangular reserve at front and back
    7 in. (18 cm.) high
    14.5 oz. (450 gr.)


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