• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5966

    Christie's Interiors

    15 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 542

    THREE ENGLISH MAJOLICA OVAL GAME-PIE TUREENS AND COVERS, AN EGG-HOLDER, A CHEESE BELL AND A CIRCULAR STAND

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE FIRST GEORGE JONES, THE CHEESE BELL PROBABLY HOLDCROFT

    Price Realised  

    THREE ENGLISH MAJOLICA OVAL GAME-PIE TUREENS AND COVERS, AN EGG-HOLDER, A CHEESE BELL AND A CIRCULAR STAND
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE FIRST GEORGE JONES, THE CHEESE BELL PROBABLY HOLDCROFT
    The first moulded to the sides in low relief with a band of stiff leaves, the cover applied with a dead game-bird, the second and third with basket-weave sides, the covers moulded with various game and ferns, the egg-holder moulded with wheat, the cheese bell applied with trailing vines and flowers
    The first 10 7/8 in. (27.7 cm.) wide (9)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE KNIGHT OF GLIN