20 - 21 January 2006
A SILVER SUGAR URN AND COVER
MARK OF CHARLES L. BOEHME, BALTIMORE, CIRCA 1800
Vase form, on square trumpet foot, with beaded borders and pierced gallery, the body engraved with a monogram, the domed cover with beaded borders and urn finial, marked on foot, also stamped STERLING, and with accession number 80.25a-b
10½ in. high; 15 oz. 10 dwt.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Please note that this lot is not tax-exempt.
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
Our guide to the forms, ornamentations and carving styles, illustrated with lots from Important American Furniture, Folk Art and Silver on 24 January
Seven great mentor and mentee pairings in the story of art, from Dürer and Baldung to Man Ray and Lee Miller. Illustrated with works offered at Christie’s
The first of its kind relay-style auction surpasses $420m, and sets auction records for Brice Marden, Wayne Thiebaud and Ruth Asawa