• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED COMPORTS

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF VICTORIAN ELECTROPLATED COMPORTS
    CIRCA 1880
    Modelled as entwined fruiting vines, on a shaped rectangular base, pierced and part-fluted, on four leafy scroll supports, engraved with crest and motto scroll on both sides, the oval cut-glass dishes with wavy rims and star-cut bases
    12½ in. (31.8 cm.) high
    The crest and motto are those of Falcon of Camerton Hall, Workington, Cumberland. (2)


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