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    Sale 7628

    Important Silver Including a Collection of Viennese Silver-Gilt Mounted Hardstone Works of Art

    25 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 173

    AN EXTENSIVE GEORGE IV SILVER DINNER TABLE-SERVICE

    MARK OF CHARLES ELEY, LONDON, 1825

    Price Realised  

    AN EXTENSIVE GEORGE IV SILVER DINNER TABLE-SERVICE
    MARK OF CHARLES ELEY, LONDON, 1825
    King's Husk pattern, engraved with a crest, comprising:
    Thirty-six table-forks Twenty-four table-spoons
    Twenty-four dessert-forks Twenty-four dessert-spoons
    Twenty-four teaspoons A soup-ladle
    Two butter-knives Two large basting-spoons
    Two small basting-spoons Four salt-spoons
    Two sauce-ladles Four cream-ladles
    A pair of sugar-tongs A fish-slice
    A pair of salad servers A pair of grape-scissors
    A pair of asparagus-tongs
    and the following with filled handles, by William Eley:
    A carving-fork A carving-knife
    416 oz. (12,933 gr.)
    The crest is that of Bogle presumably for Archibald Bogle who married Janet Bogle, his cousin, in 1825. The arms were first granted in Edinburgh to Andrew Bogle in 1806, presumably the brother of George Bogle (c.1761-1813) of Effingham, Surrey and Burlington Street, Middlesex. The family at some point arrived Glasgow where they were successful merchants with extensive interests in Jamaica. (157)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE BOGLE SERVICE
    (Lots 171-173)