• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5920

    Christie's Interiors

    15 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    A REGENCY COPPER AND BRASS HOT WATER URN 'SAMOVAR'

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY COPPER AND BRASS HOT WATER URN 'SAMOVAR'
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    In the Antique manner, the vented cover surmounted by a sphinx finial, the body flanked by twin eagle headed scroll handles and lion masks, the silver plaque with indistinct mark, probably by Thomas Hayter, London, 1806, on a phoenix shaft and stepped moulded base, on bun feet
    17 in. (43 cm.) high


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