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    Sale 5370

    Christie's Interiors

    11 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 329

    A VICTORIAN SILVER EWER

    MARK OF GEORGE FOX, LONDON, 1861

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER EWER
    MARK OF GEORGE FOX, LONDON, 1861
    The globular body with cylindrical neck, the 'C'-scroll handle with small ivory insulators, the neck engraved with a vacant oval cartouche above two moulded girdles, the lower body engraved with a scene of Elizabeth I knighting Sir Francis Drake
    10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high
    19.5 oz. (605 gr.)


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