• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    TWO GEORGE III PEWTER SPIRE FLAGONS

    BY THOMAS CARPENTER OF LONDON, CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO GEORGE III PEWTER SPIRE FLAGONS
    BY THOMAS CARPENTER OF LONDON, CIRCA 1760
    Both with a row of hallmarks to rim (O.P. 812) and 'broken-scroll' handles, one with pierced chairback thumbpiece, the other solid chairback thumbpiece
    12¾ & 12½ in. (32.5 & 32 cm.) high (2)


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    Literature

    One illustrated by Vanessa Brett, The Phaidon Guide to Pewter, 1981, p. 57.