• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    A GEORGE V OVAL SILVER TWO-HANDLED TRAY

    MARK OF THE GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS CO. LTD., LONDON, 1912

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE V OVAL SILVER TWO-HANDLED TRAY
    MARK OF THE GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS CO. LTD., LONDON, 1912
    With reed and ribbon borders, the centre engraved with fascimilie signatures of Major Bertram Fitzherbert Widdrington's brother officers in the 60th King's Royal Rifle Corps
    26 1/8 in. (66.2 cm.) long, handle-to-handle
    94.5 oz. (1,070 gr.)


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    Provenance

    Almost certainly presented to Brigadier-General Bertram Fitzherbert Widdrington (1873-1942) and by descent at Newton Hall, Northumberland.