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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 496

    A WILLIAM IV SILVER THREE-PIECE TEA SET

    MARK OF JOHN JAMES KEITH, LONDON, 1828

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM IV SILVER THREE-PIECE TEA SET
    MARK OF JOHN JAMES KEITH, LONDON, 1828
    OF SQUAT CIRCULAR FORM ON DECORATIVE BRACKET FEET, THE LOBED SIDES CHASED WITH FLOWERS AND FOLIAGE, FLOWER AND SCROLL RIM, THE TEAPOT WITH FRUIT FINIAL, ACANTHUS-CAPPED HANDLE AND IVORY INSULATORS, THE CREAM JUG AND SUGAR BOWL WITH GILT INTERIORS
    THE TEAPOT, 6¼ IN. (16 CM.) HIGH
    54 OZ. (1676 GR.) (3)


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    Saleroom Notice

    PLEASE NOTE: THIS LOT IS GEORGE IV AND NOT WILLIAM IV AS STATED IN THE CATALOGUE


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 496-507)