• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5916

    Christie's Interiors

    3 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 94

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER HEMISPHERICAL SALTS

    MARK OF ROBERT AND DAVID HENNELL, LONDON, 1798

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER HEMISPHERICAL SALTS
    MARK OF ROBERT AND DAVID HENNELL, LONDON, 1798
    Engraved with a band of Greek-key decoration below reeded rims, on circular pedestal bases, gilt interiors; together with an associated pair of bead-edged salt spoons London, 1865, crested
    2 7/8 in. (7.4 cm.) high; 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diameter
    6 oz. (186 gr.) (4)


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