• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A VICTORIAN HERALDIC SILVER-MOUNTED GLASS CLARET JUG

    MARK OF FREDERICK FRANCIS, LONDON, 1859

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN HERALDIC SILVER-MOUNTED GLASS CLARET JUG
    MARK OF FREDERICK FRANCIS, LONDON, 1859
    The front of the cylindrical neck etched with armorial, scroll handle, the neck mount applied with monogram JWC, the cover with crest finial
    11 in. (28 cm.) high
    The crest is that of Clayton. The impaled shield is engraved with the marital arms of Captain John William Clayton, FRGS of the 13th Light Dragoons and his wife Mary Henrietta Charlotte Somerset.


    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

    Contact the department

    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.