• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 214

    A GEORGE V SILVER TEA-CADDY

    MARK OF GEORGE UNITE, BIRMINGHAM, 1924

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE V SILVER TEA-CADDY
    MARK OF GEORGE UNITE, BIRMINGHAM, 1924
    Oval, the inside of the hinged cover with supports for a silver caddy-spoon, engraved with an initial 'M' below a Royal duchess' coronet, marked near rim, inside cover and on spoon
    4¼ in. (11 cm.) wide
    8 oz. (249 gr.)
    The initial is that of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (1906-1968).


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