• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 82

    A PAIR OF REGENCY SILVER WINE COOLERS

    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1811

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF REGENCY SILVER WINE COOLERS
    MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1811
    Each vase form, on four shell-and-square feet, the lower body fluted, the handles each with lion's-mask joins, the flaring collar with gadrooned borders with acanthus and shells at intervals, fitted with circular liner, the body engraved with a coat-of-arms, the liner and collar with a crest and motto, marked on body, collar and liner, also marked 1 and 2
    9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.) high; 250 oz. (7,786 gr.) (2)


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    The arms are those of Sutton quartering Manners as borne by the family Manners-Sutton, Kelham, Nottinghamshire.

    Provenance

    The late J.H. Manners-Sutton, Esq., Kelham Hall, Nottinghamshire, sold Christie's, London, 20 June 1900, lot 42