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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 2

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER MOUNTED MAHOGANY KNIFE BOXES

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER MOUNTED MAHOGANY KNIFE BOXES
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with sloping cover and serpentine front, one escucheon, handle and hinge marked with lion passant and the initals 'I.W', on claw and ball feet, with red velvet fitted interiors
    14 in. (35.5 cm.) high; 9 in. (22.8 cm.) wide; 10 in. (25.4 cm.) deep (2)


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