• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 88

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER NAVETTE-SHAPED SALTS

    MARK OF WILLIAM FOUNTAIN, LONDON, 1795

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER NAVETTE-SHAPED SALTS
    MARK OF WILLIAM FOUNTAIN, LONDON, 1795
    Ends terminating in scrolls, gilt interiors, crested; a Victorian pair by Henry Holland, 1849, loop side handles, gilt interiors, crested; a navette-shaped pair by James Aldridge, 1860, crested; a bullet-shaped mustard pot by Richards & Brown, 1869, engraved with eagles amidst rococo decoration & 3 pairs of condiment spoons
    26.5 gr. (822 gr.) (13)


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