10 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 4,375
A VICTORIAN SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR
MARK OF WILLIAM BROWN AND WILLIAM SOMERSALL, LONDON, 1841
Each piece cylindrical and with reeded base, the lower section with leaf-capped spout and an ebonised wood handle, the top section with a silver handle and a detachable cover with a baluster finial, fitted with a strainer, the lower section engraved with an inscription, marked near handles, inside cover, on cover bezel and on strainer
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
gross weight 21 oz. (639 gr.)
The inscription reads 'Dottie from Grandmama'
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