• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    A VICTORIAN SILVER ENTREE DISH AND COVER ON OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE STAND

    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT FOR HUNT AND ROSKELL, LONDON, 1851

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN SILVER ENTREE DISH AND COVER ON OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE STAND
    MARK OF JOHN SAMUEL HUNT FOR HUNT AND ROSKELL, LONDON, 1851
    Gadroon borders with shell and foliate corners, cover engraved with coat-of-arms, detachable foliate scroll handle, all on an Old Sheffield Plate base with four leafy scroll supports, detachable liner
    12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm.) long
    66 oz. (2,046 gr.)
    The engraved arms are probably based on those recorded for Sewell of Newport, Isle of Wight.


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