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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 133

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED PLAIN GLASS CLARET JUG

    MARK OF W & G SISSONS, SHEFFIELD, 1879

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED PLAIN GLASS CLARET JUG
    MARK OF W & G SISSONS, SHEFFIELD, 1879
    The cover inscribed, 'Presented to Sir Thomas G.F. Hesketh Bt on his marriage by his servants at Rufford Hall 23rd Decr. 1880', with beaded scroll thumbpiece
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, Lord Hesketh Sale, Towcester Hall