• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 133

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN VASE-SHAPED COFFEE POT

    MARK OF CHARLES GORDON, LONDON, 1839

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY VICTORIAN VASE-SHAPED COFFEE POT
    MARK OF CHARLES GORDON, LONDON, 1839
    With fluted sides, on four acanthus leaf and scroll feet, handle with ivory insulators, cover with twin flower finial, chased with floral sprays and two vacant rococo cartouches
    9½in (24cm.) high
    31 oz. (961 gr.)


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