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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 232

    A WILLIAM AND MARY SILVER TOILET MIRROR

    LONDON, 1690, MAKER'S MARK WI, STAR BELOW (JACKSON, REV. ED., P. 137, LINE 9)

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM AND MARY SILVER TOILET MIRROR
    LONDON, 1690, MAKER'S MARK WI, STAR BELOW (JACKSON, REV. ED., P. 137, LINE 9)
    Rectangular, the upper portion of the shaped frame with gadrooned rim, engraved with a cypher monogram within plumed mantling, a vacant embossed cartouche above, the corners of the mirror frame applied with acanthus leaf joins at each corner, with wooden easel back, marked on each panel
    20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Christie's, London, 27 November, 1957, lot 97


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF WILLIAM AND ELEANOR WOOD PRINCE, CHICAGO