• 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 94

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER-GILT SALT CELLARS

    MARK OF THOMAS HOLLAND, LONDON, 1807

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III SILVER-GILT SALT CELLARS
    MARK OF THOMAS HOLLAND, LONDON, 1807
    In the George II style, each circular on three lion's-mask feet, applied with floral garlands and with circular gadrooned rim, marked on bases; together with six silver-gilt salt spoons, Thomas Barker, 1810, hourglass pattern, each engraved with a crest, each marked on reverse
    The salt cellars 4½ in. (11.4 cm.) diameter; 83 oz. (2,592 gr.) gross weight (12)


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    Provenance

    With Alastair Dickenson, London