• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 123

    A GEORGE V PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND ENAMEL THREE-PIECE DESK SET

    MARK WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1910

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE V PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND ENAMEL THREE-PIECE DESK SET
    MARK WILLIAM HORNBY, LONDON, 1910
    Comprising: an inkwell, stamp box and matchbox; each with white enamel cover surmounted by a cat, the inkwell with silver-mounted glass liner, marked on bases and covers, cats and inkwell mount apparently unmarked
    The inkwell 3 in. (7.6 cm.) high; 12 oz. 10 dwt. (402 gr.) gross weight (3)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department