• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 77

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TEA-CADDY

    MARK OF WILLIAM AITKEN, CHESTER, 1899

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SILVER TEA-CADDY
    MARK OF WILLIAM AITKEN, CHESTER, 1899
    Oblong and on four paw feet, the hinged cover with wyrthen finial, engraved with 'A' monogram and with Royal crown above, marked near rim and inside cover
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high
    6.5 oz. (205 gr.)
    The monogram is that of Queen Alexandra (1844-1925), wife of King Edward VII (1841-1910), grandmother of The Prince George, Duke of Kent (1903-1942).


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