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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 163

    A REGENCY SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER

    MARK OF WILLIAM ELLIOTT, LONDON, 1814

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP AND COVER
    MARK OF WILLIAM ELLIOTT, LONDON, 1814
    Urn form, on pedestal base with bellflower border, the lower body with acanthus and bouquets of wheat and pansies at intervals, a scrolling vine frieze below lip, with two upswept reeded handles, with masks at the upper joins, the cover with bud finial and grape vine, the body later applied with a chased medallion of a rider and rearing horse, marked on body and on cover bezel
    12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) high; 47 oz. (1474 gr.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A CANADIAN COLLECTOR