• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 288

    A NINE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

    MARK OF D. & J. WELLBY, LONDON, 1912

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NINE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    MARK OF D. & J. WELLBY, LONDON, 1912
    Plain vase shape, ball finials, with leaf-capped, reeded handles, engraved with crest of a hand holding aloft an estoile with crescent above, kettle with leather-bound grip, comprising coffee pot, hot-water jug, teapot, kettle on stand with spirit lamp, sugar bowl, another smaller, milk jug and cream jug, all contained in large fitted wooden box lined in blue baize and with brass side handles
    Kettle 11¾ in. (30 cm.) high
    155 oz. (4805 gm.) (9)


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