• 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 260

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEAPSOONS

    MARK OF WILLIAM SUMNER AND RICHARD CROSSLEY, LONDON, CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEAPSOONS
    MARK OF WILLIAM SUMNER AND RICHARD CROSSLEY, LONDON, CIRCA 1780
    Beaded Old English pattern, contained in later fitted case, the cover pinned with a manuscript note
    the case 10½ in. (26.6 cm.) wide
    6.4 oz. (200 gr.) (12)


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    Provenance

    Given to HRH The Prince Michael of Kent by Queen Mary (1867-1953), presumably on the occasion of his 8th Birthday 4 July 1950.