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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 2025

    A Victorian silver swing-handled sugar basket

    MARK OF HAWKESWORTH, EYRE AND CO., SHEFFIELD 1846

    Price Realised  

    A Victorian silver swing-handled sugar basket
    MARK OF HAWKESWORTH, EYRE AND CO., SHEFFIELD 1846
    Circular on four scroll feet, the wire-work body with applied trailing foliage, vacant cartouche and scroll and floral rim, with pierced floral handle, blue glass liner -- 5 3/8 in. (13.8 cm.) wide; and a further Victorian sugar basket on circular waved foot, the sides pierced with scrolls and with applied moulded floral and foliate rim, blue glass liner and non-matching pierced cover, Hawksworth Eyre and Co, Sheffield 1847 -- 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm.) high (2)


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