• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5917

    Christie's Interiors

    10 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 387

    A VICTORIAN SILVER CLARET JUG

    MARK OF MARTIN HALL AND CO., SHEFFIELD, 1859

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN SILVER CLARET JUG
    MARK OF MARTIN HALL AND CO., SHEFFIELD, 1859
    Ovoid, the sides profusely chased with bouquets of flowers and clusters of fruit amongst strapwork and scroll cartouches, ivory insulators, gilt interior
    12½ in. (31.1 cm.) high
    23.5 oz. (729 gr.)


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