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    Sale 5911

    Christie's Interiors

    4 August 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 257

    A PAIR OF EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER COMMUNION CUPS

    MARK OF CHARLES LIAS, LONDON, 1839

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER COMMUNION CUPS
    MARK OF CHARLES LIAS, LONDON, 1839
    Each on spreading foot, with knopped stem, the fluted, tapering cylindrical bowls engraved to one side with the Jesuit seal, gilt interiors
    9 3/8 in. (23.7 cm.) high
    23 oz. (713 gr.) (2)


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    Provenance

    English and Foreign Silver, Christie's London, 12 November 1980, Lot 68