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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 296

    HORTICULTURAL INTEREST: A SILVER PRIZE CUP IN THE FORM OF A CHARLES II PORRINGER AND COVER

    MARK OF JOHNSON, WALKER & TOLHURST, LTD., LONDON, 1913

    Price Realised  

    HORTICULTURAL INTEREST: A SILVER PRIZE CUP IN THE FORM OF A CHARLES II PORRINGER AND COVER
    MARK OF JOHNSON, WALKER & TOLHURST, LTD., LONDON, 1913
    The cover and sides chased with acanthus leaves, with multiple acanthus leaf knop finial, the front engraved with the badge of the Royal Agricultural Society (Founded 1804), with ribbon below inscribed Chelsea Show and the date 1914
    8 in. (20 cm.) high; 6¼ in. (16 cm.) diameter
    34.5 oz. (1071 gr.)


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