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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 361

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER

    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1890

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    A VICTORIAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER
    MARK OF ELKINGTON AND CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1890
    The ovoid body with classical figural frieze and applied husk swags, on domed foot with knopped stem, applied with two beaded scroll handles, the detachable cover with a pineapple finial, marked on neck near handle, under foot and inside cover, the foot further stamped 'ELKINGTON & CO.'
    23 in. (58.3 cm.) high
    176 oz. (5,481 gr.)


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