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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 221 A

    A PAIR OF LATE VICTORIAN SILVER JARDINIERES

    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO. LTD., BIRMINGHAM, 1898/9

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LATE VICTORIAN SILVER JARDINIERES
    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO. LTD., BIRMINGHAM, 1898/9
    Boat-shaped with undulating rims, the sides decorated in relief with foliage and flowers flanking a rococo cartouche engraved with a chrysanthemum (the Imperial Japanese Mon) on both sides, the bases with conforming decoration, gilt interiors; also a silver-plated shaped oval jardiniere similarly decorated, with detachable liner
    pair of jardinieres, 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; 13½ in. (34.4 cm.) long; plated jardiniere, 18 1.2 in. (47 cm.) long
    weighable silver 138 oz. (4278 gr.) (3)


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