• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 210

    A VICTORIAN PROVINCIAL SILVER KINGS PATTERN CANTEEN

    PRINCIPALLY BY J. & J. WILLIAMS, EXETER, 1859

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN PROVINCIAL SILVER KINGS PATTERN CANTEEN
    PRINCIPALLY BY J. & J. WILLIAMS, EXETER, 1859
    Comprising: 12 table spoons; 12 teaspoons; 12 dessert spoons; 4 sauce ladles; 12 table forks; 12 dessert forks; 12 table knives; 12 cheese knives; pair of sugar tongs; 2 salt spoons; butter knife; soup ladle; basting spoon; and pair of fish-servers, the blade of fish serving knife engraved with classical female figure, one dessert fork Exeter, 1858, 10 table spoons by different makers, London, 1898/1900 and all the knives by Walker & Hall, Sheffield, 1964, in fitted 3-drawer canteen with brass side handles, lined in dark green baize, the wood cabinet on fixed stand with break-front, all except the knives engraved with a crest of an arm in bend, holding a scimitar
    Weighable silver 179 oz. (5549 gm.) (96)


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