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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1836

    A LARGE GEORGE IV SILVER BEER JUG,

    MARK OF WILLIAM ELEY (II), LONDON, 1824,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE GEORGE IV SILVER BEER JUG,
    MARK OF WILLIAM ELEY (II), LONDON, 1824,
    Baluster form, the leaf-capped scroll handle with overlapping scales along it's length, sides heavily chased in relief with grazing stags & doe in woodland setting, spout with mask, flowers & "C" scrolls, large rococo cartouche with monogram on one side, 12½ in. high (32 cm.), 52 oz.


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