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    Sale 7597

    Important Silver

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 21

    A VICTORIAN SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR

    MARK OF WILLIAM BROWN AND WILLIAM SOMERSALL, LONDON, 1841

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION
    (Lots 1-106)