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    Sale 5911

    Christie's Interiors

    4 August 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 322

    GEORGE III SILVER BALUSTER TANKARD LATER ADAPTED FOR USE AS A JUG

    MARK OF THOMAS WHIPHAM AND CHARLES WRIGHT, LONDON, 1762, THE SPOUT WITH LATER ADDITIONS MARKS FROM THE LONDON ASSAY OFFICE, 1996

    Price Realised  

    GEORGE III SILVER BALUSTER TANKARD LATER ADAPTED FOR USE AS A JUG
    MARK OF THOMAS WHIPHAM AND CHARLES WRIGHT, LONDON, 1762, THE SPOUT WITH LATER ADDITIONS MARKS FROM THE LONDON ASSAY OFFICE, 1996
    The front engraved with contemporary foliate initials IP, pierced chair-back thumbpiece, the scroll handle terminating in an escutcheon
    7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high
    29 oz. (899 gr.)


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