• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED FROSTED GLASS CLARET JUG

    MARK OF CHARLES THOMAS FOX & GEORGE FOX, LONDON 1843, THE STOPPER 1842

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED FROSTED GLASS CLARET JUG
    MARK OF CHARLES THOMAS FOX & GEORGE FOX, LONDON 1843, THE STOPPER 1842
    The fluted glass body with frosted upper flutes & plain lower flutes, the neck and handle chased with fruiting vines, the mount continuing around the body in the form of an openwork band of trailing tendrils and vine leaves, the front with a vine leaf label pierced MADEIRA, the detachable cork stopper mounted with grape cluster and double vine leaf finial
    12½ in. (32 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage