• 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 35

    A RARE CHINESE IMARI SUGAR CASTER AND COVER

    CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A RARE CHINESE IMARI SUGAR CASTER AND COVER
    CIRCA 1730
    Of European silver shape with baluster body raised on splayed foot and a high reticulated, notched cover
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) (2)


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    Another, slightly smaller example of this rare form, once in the collections of the Lucile and Robert H. Gries Charity Fund and the Western Reserve Historical Society, was sold Christie's New York, 25 January 2000, lot 11.