• 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 151

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEASPOONS, SIX CONDIMENT SPOONS AND A PAIR OF SUGAR TONGS

    THE TEASPOONS LONDON, CIRCA 1780, MAKER'S MARK RR, THE REMAINING PIECES UNMARKED, CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEASPOONS, SIX CONDIMENT SPOONS AND A PAIR OF SUGAR TONGS
    THE TEASPOONS LONDON, CIRCA 1780, MAKER'S MARK RR, THE REMAINING PIECES UNMARKED, CIRCA 1780
    The teaspoons Old English pattern engraved with a feather-edge, the condiment spoons with twisted scroll handle, the tongs with reeded edge, each with shell bowl, the teaspoons and sugar tongs later engraved with an initial 'G' within the Garter motto, below Royal duke's coronet, in fitted case
    the case 5 in. (15.2 cm.) wide
    9.5 oz. (297 gr.)
    The initial is for The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942). (19)


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