• The Collection of a Lady - Mag auction at Christies

    Sale 7827

    The Collection of a Lady - Magnificent French Furniture, Savonnerie, Sèvres Porcelain, Silver and Chinese Works of Art

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 535

    TWO GEORGE II SILVER TAPERSTICKS

    MARK OF THOMAS GILPIN, LONDON, 1746 AND 1747

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GEORGE II SILVER TAPERSTICKS
    MARK OF THOMAS GILPIN, LONDON, 1746 AND 1747
    Each on shaped square base, the knopped stem terminating in spool shaped socket, engraved underneath with initials 'W B M B', marked underneath and on one socket
    4¼ in. (11 cm.) high
    7 oz. (227 gr.) (2)


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