• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 8

    A SET OF EIGHTEEN GEORGE II AND GEORGE III SILVER DINNER-PLATES

    SEVENTEEN WITH MARK OF FREDERICK KANDLER, LONDON, 1752 AND ONE WITH MARK OF THOMAS HEMING, LONDON, 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF EIGHTEEN GEORGE II AND GEORGE III SILVER DINNER-PLATES
    SEVENTEEN WITH MARK OF FREDERICK KANDLER, LONDON, 1752 AND ONE WITH MARK OF THOMAS HEMING, LONDON, 1765
    Shaped circular with gadrooned rim, later engraved with the Royal arms with a label for difference within the Garter motto and with Royal duke's coronet above, each marked on the back, the backs of seventeen further engraved with a scratchweight '19=5'; '18=8'; '18=18'; '18=17'; '18=18'; '19=5'; '18=18'; '18=19'; '19=2'; '18=9'; '18=12'; '19=6'; '19=5'; '19=5'; '19=0'; '17=16' and '19=6'
    9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) diam.
    323 oz. (10,053 gr.)
    The arms are those of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942). (18)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.