Auction 08.12.1993

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 08.12.1993

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A collection of flatware oddments, many of the pieces engraved, comprising...

A collection of flatware oddments, many of the pieces engraved, comprising: a George IV fiddle pattern basting spoon engraved with a monogram, the reverse of the handle engraved:"White Bear, Basinghall St.", London 1823, seven fiddle pattern tablespoons, two fiddle pattern table forks, an Old

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A James II trefid-end spoon pricked with initials and a date and with...

A James II trefid-end spoon pricked with initials and a date and with rat-tail bowl, maker's mark indistinct, London 1685

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Regency tapering moulded oval teapot engraved with two monograms and with...

A Regency tapering moulded oval teapot engraved with two monograms and with a tapering angular spout, ebonised wood scroll handle and domed hinged cover with oval wood finial, maker's initials W.E., London 1811 - 6in.; with a matching teapot stand with moulded rim, the centre engraved with a

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £350 - £400

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George III gilt-lined and reeded moulded oval milk jug engraved with...

A George III gilt-lined and reeded moulded oval milk jug engraved with fluting and with a scroll handle, the front engraved with a monogram within a drapery and foliage cartouche, the underside engraved:"White Bear, Basinghall St.", maker's initials C.F., London 1798 - 5¼in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Regency part-fluted and gilt-lined moulded oblong sugar basin on a fluted...

A Regency part-fluted and gilt-lined moulded oblong sugar basin on a fluted rising base and with an applied gadroon, shell and scrolling foliate rim and two foliate-decorated reeded scroll handles, one side engraved with a monogram with crest above, Paul Storr, London 1816 - 8in. overall, 17oz. See

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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An Old English pattern composite part flatware service, many of the pieces...

An Old English pattern composite part flatware service, many of the pieces engraved with monograms, initials or crests, comprising: twelve bottom-marked tablespoons, twelve table forks, six of them Richard Crossley, London 1797, eight bottom-marked dessert spoons, a set of six dessert spoons, George

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Victorian two-handled campana-shaped trophy cup decorated with fluting...

A Victorian two-handled campana-shaped trophy cup decorated with fluting, flowers and foliage and with a later presentation inscription, Martin Hall and Co, Sheffield 1885 - 11½in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A 19th century tapering moulded circular afternoon teapot on shell and...

A 19th century tapering moulded circular afternoon teapot on shell and foliate feet, with a squat rising curved spout, scroll handle and unmarked rising hinged cover with circular finial, the body engraved with a crest, makers initials I.S. & H.W., Sheffield, the date letter indistinct - 4¼in

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Victorian silver-mounted tapering glass claret jug cut with classical...

A Victorian silver-mounted tapering glass claret jug cut with classical charioteers and bow, floral and foliate swags, the beaded mount decorated with vines and with a vacant laurel wreath cartouche, flute and foliate decorated bracket handle and chased part fluted domed hinged cover with openwork

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Dutch oval tea caddy decorated with hunting scenes, the dished reeded...

A Dutch oval tea caddy decorated with hunting scenes, the dished reeded hinged cover decorated with classical figures amidst arabesques and with a wirework swing handle, bearing import marks for London 1903 - 3in, and a clear glass scent bottle with openwork frame and hinged openwork cap, attached

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A Regency part-fluted and gadrooned tapering circular part tea service...

A Regency part-fluted and gadrooned tapering circular part tea service comprising: a teapot with polished wood scroll handle, moulded everted rim and part-fluted domed hinged cover with fluted circular finial - 4¾in, and a gilt-lined sugar basin, Richard Sibley, London 1818, with a similar oval

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George II baluster mug on a rising circular foot and with a moulded rim...

A George II baluster mug on a rising circular foot and with a moulded rim and leaf-capped double scroll handle, the underside scratch-engraved with initials and also with later presentation inscription, maker's mark indistinct, London 1753 - 3½in.; a Victorian beaded three-piece christening set, in

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A pair of baluster Sabbath candlesticks on rising shaped square bases and...

A pair of baluster Sabbath candlesticks on rising shaped square bases and with detachable nozzles, each decorated with floral and foliate swags - 11in. (2

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £240 - £280

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A late Victorian shaped circular salver in the mid 18th Century taste, on...

A late Victorian shaped circular salver in the mid 18th Century taste, on scrolling foliate feet and with an applied shell and scroll border and plain ground, London 1898 - 10¼in., 20oz

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £220 - £240

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A pair of cast shell-decorated baluster candlesticks in the mid 18th...

A pair of cast shell-decorated baluster candlesticks in the mid 18th Century taste, each on a dished rising hexafoil foot and with a waisted socket and detachable nozzle - 10¼in., 44oz. (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £450 - £500

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A late Victorian shaped circular salver on scroll feet, with a moulded rim...

A late Victorian shaped circular salver on scroll feet, with a moulded rim and plain ground, Thomas Bradbury, London 1895 - 10in., 19.75oz. See Plate 2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A matched pair of 19th Century later-chased and gilt Old English pattern...

A matched pair of 19th Century later-chased and gilt Old English pattern berry spoons, in a plush-lined leather case, one London, the other Exeter. (2

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A late Victorian part-fluted tapering moulded oblong three-piece batchelor...

A late Victorian part-fluted tapering moulded oblong three-piece batchelor tea service with gadroon and foliate rims, the teapot with part-fluted rising curved spout, ebonised wood bracket handle and part-fluted domed hinged cover with fluted oval wood finial, the milk jug and sugar basin with

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £300 - £320

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A panelled tapering moulded shaped oblong hot water jug on bun feet, with a...

A panelled tapering moulded shaped oblong hot water jug on bun feet, with a reeded rim, ebonised wood bracket handle and domed hinged cover with fluted shaped oblong wood finial - 8in., 20oz. gross

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A silver-backed part hand mirror die-stamped with flowers and foliage; a...

A silver-backed part hand mirror die-stamped with flowers and foliage; a similar hairbrush; a similar part hairbrush; a clothes brush back die-stamped with birds and flowers; and a gilt-lined double stamp case, the sliding cover engraved with a monogram. (5

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A fluted hot water jug with ebonised wood handle; a two-handled bowl; a...

A fluted hot water jug with ebonised wood handle; a two-handled bowl; a beaded sauce boat; a cigarette box; a cream jug; a Jersey cream jug; a silver-topped cut glass caster; several napkin rings, some of them plated or white-metal; and several plated condiments. (a lot

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £320 - £400

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A three-piece lobed moulded oval condiment set with blue glass liners, with...

A three-piece lobed moulded oval condiment set with blue glass liners, with three non-matching spoons, in a fitted case; a set of six late Victorian shell-fluted coffee spoons, also cased, London 1900; five coffee spoons, also cased; and six silver-handled tea knives, also cased. (a lot

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £220 - £300

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A pair of pierced shaped circular pedestal bon-bon dishes with foliate rims...

A pair of pierced shaped circular pedestal bon-bon dishes with foliate rims - 4¾in.; two pairs of octagonal vase-shaped pepperettes; and a further pepperette. (7

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George III gadrooned inverted pear-shaped caster on a reeded rising...

A George III gadrooned inverted pear-shaped caster on a reeded rising circular foot, the body engraved with a monogram, Samuel Godbehere & Edward Wigan, London 1794 - 6in

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George III bright-cut helmet cream jug on a rising square foot, with a...

A George III bright-cut helmet cream jug on a rising square foot, with a punch-beaded rim and scroll handle, the body engraved with a name and also scratch-engraved with initials, the foot engraved:"Don de sa Maraine", maker's initials probably I.B., London 1792 - 4½in

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George III inverted pear-shaped pedestal cream jug on a gadrooned and...

A George III inverted pear-shaped pedestal cream jug on a gadrooned and reeded domed circular foot and with a punch-beaded rim and leaf-capped double scroll handle, the body chased with a house and a hay stack behind a fence, the front engraved with a monogram within a foliate and fruit cartouche

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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Two Regency reeded moulded oval cream jugs with bracket handles, each...

Two Regency reeded moulded oval cream jugs with bracket handles, each bright-cut with scrolling flowers and foliage and engraved with a monogram, Peter & William Bateman, London 1812 and William Bateman, London 1815 - 5½in. and smaller. (2

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A George III gadrooned and gilt-lined moulded oblong sugar basin on ball...

A George III gadrooned and gilt-lined moulded oblong sugar basin on ball feet and with bracket handles, maker's mark indistinct, London 1809 - 7¼in. overall, 8oz

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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A collection of flatware oddments, comprising: two bottom-marked Old...

A collection of flatware oddments, comprising: two bottom-marked Old English pattern tablespoons, a fiddle and thread pattern christening spoon and fork, three pairs of sugar tongs, a preserve spoon, twenty-eight various spoons, two butter knives, two pickle forks, and a pusher.(a lot

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 8 Dec 1993

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Three Victorian silver-topped cut glass toilet jars engraved with flowers...

Three Victorian silver-topped cut glass toilet jars engraved with flowers and foliage and with central monograms, J. Hedges, London 1852 - 7in. and smaller; a calendar frame, Birmingham 1929; a Victorian christening spoon bright-cut with foliage and engraved with a monogram, in a fitted case; three

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £340 - £400

Date: 8 Dec 1993