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    Sale 5356

    Christie's Interiors

    3 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 365

    A VICTORIAN SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA & COFFEE SET

    MARK OF FREDERICK ELKINGTON, LONDON, 1887

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA & COFFEE SET
    MARK OF FREDERICK ELKINGTON, LONDON, 1887
    Chased in the Indian manner with profuse foliage and flowers around an oval reserve engraved with armorial, mounted ivory finials, stiff leaf band around base, bases engraved underneath with chysanthemum motif, gilt interiors to cream jug and sugar bowl
    60 oz. (1862 gr.) (4)


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    The arms are those of Barnes of Berkshire.

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