• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5689

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 390

    A SCOTTISH SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA SET WITH ASSOCIATED KETTLE-ON-STAND

    MARK OF HAMILTON AND INCHES, EDINBURGH, 1913, THE KETTLE 1914

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SCOTTISH SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA SET WITH ASSOCIATED KETTLE-ON-STAND
    MARK OF HAMILTON AND INCHES, EDINBURGH, 1913, THE KETTLE 1914
    WITH STIFF-LEAF BORDERS, THE CREAM JUG AND SUGAR BOWL WITH BIFURCATED CARYATID HANDLES AND GILT INTERIORS, EACH ENGRAVED WITH MONOGRAM GCH, THE KETTLE WITH IVORY BUTTON FINIAL, ALL CONTAINED IN ORIGINAL WOOD CASE LINED IN BLUE BAIZE
    89.5 OZ. (2,775 GR.)


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