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    Sale 5899

    Christie's Interiors

    13 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 279

    A VICTORIAN SILVER EGG CRUET

    MARK OF HENRY WILKINSON & CO., SHEFFIELD, 1859

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER EGG CRUET
    MARK OF HENRY WILKINSON & CO., SHEFFIELD, 1859
    Of quatrefoil form with pierced lattice-work sides and swing handle, the central domed spoon reciever crested, with four egg cups, their sides pierced with lozenges to simulate lattice-work, gilt interiors; and four demi-tasse spoons
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high to top of handle; 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.) long
    15.5 oz. (481 gr.) (9)


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