Auction 16.04.2002

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 16.04.2002

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE SALVER

AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE SALVER MAKER'S MARK WB, CIRCA 1820 the shaped circular salver with a pie-crust rim, engraved overall with foliate scroll motifs, centring an engraved crest, raised on four scroll feet - 46cm. (18in.) diameter

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PLATED REVOLVING BREAKFAST TUREEN

A PLATED REVOLVING BREAKFAST TUREEN the oval section tureen raised on four openwork scroll and bead legs, with an internal pierced liner and a composition button - 31.5cm. (12 3/8in.) long. See Illustration

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE COASTERS

A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE COASTERS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1820 each shaped circular coaster with a leaf and flower decorated rim, the later turned wood base with a central boss, engraved with a crest - 20.5cm. (8in.) diameter. See Illustration (2

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE EGG CRUET

AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE EGG CRUET THE CUPS MARKED WITH SUN TRADEMARK, CIRCA 1780 the shaped stand raised on six ball feet, with rings to support the six goblet-form egg cups, each with a gilt interior, with a central salt cellar - 17.2cm. (6¾in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TWO-HANDLED CUPS

A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TWO-HANDLED CUPS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1780 each vase shaped cup engraved with ribbon tied swag and medallion motifs, with two reeded handles and a pedestal foot - 15.5cm. (6in.) high. See Illustration (2

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A SET OF FOUR PLATED CANDLESTICKS

A SET OF FOUR PLATED CANDLESTICKS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 19TH CENTURY each with a square base decorated with floral swag and ribbon motifs, with fluted stems and plain sconces with detachable beaded nozzles - 8.5cm. (11¼in.) high. See Illustration (4

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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EIGHT PLATED GOBLETS

EIGHT PLATED GOBLETS each with a circular section bowl engraved with foliate scroll motifs, on a scale ground, with a centrally knopped stem and a domed foot - 18.1cm. (7 1/8in.) high. (8

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA TRAY

AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA TRAY the rectangular tray with a leaf motif border and two applied reeded leaf and scroll handles, with four leaf and scroll handles, the centre engraved with initials, the rim engraved with an inscription - 70cm. (27½in.) long

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A FOUR-PIECE PLATED TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

A FOUR-PIECE PLATED TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE MID 19TH CENTURY each piece of melon form with engraved foliate scroll and rocaille motifs, comprising: a teapot, a coffee pot, each with ivory insulated handles, a cream jug and a sugar bowl, the base of each stamped THE ROYAL CONSORT STEAMSHIP (4

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PLATED PITCHER AND BASIN

A PLATED PITCHER AND BASIN THE BASE OF EACH STAMPED W. THORNHILL & CO., NEW BOND STREET the basin of circular section raised on a collet foot, the pitcher of tapering form with a flaring reeded rim and a scroll handle, each piece with part spiral fluting on the foot and rocaille motifs on the rim

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN ARTS AND CRAFTS PLATED KETTLE-ON-STAND WITH LAMP

AN ARTS AND CRAFTS PLATED KETTLE-ON-STAND WITH LAMP MARK OF W.A.S. BENSON, CIRCA 1920 the compressed globular kettle with a central band and an overhead part wicker covered handle, supported on a conforming stand with a central burner - 30.5cm. (12in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA URN

AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE TEA URN the urn-form body with part fluting, with a scalloped rim and two applied lion drop-ring handles, with a conforming cover and supported on a rectangular base with four ball feet - 44cm. (17¼in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE KETTLE-ON-STAND WITH LAMP

AN OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE KETTLE-ON-STAND WITH LAMP APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1820 the lobed circular section tapering body engraved with a coat-of-arms and raised on a slightly domed conforming foot, with an overhead part ivory handle and a hinged lid with leaf and flower finial, all supported on a

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PLATED EPERGNE

A PLATED EPERGNE the domed foot with a band of foliate scroll motifs, raised on four palmette feet, with a central ring and four detachable arms, each supporting a circular cut glass bowl - 33.6cm. (13 5/8in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PLATE-MOUNTED HORN ORNAMENT

A PLATE-MOUNTED HORN ORNAMENT the domed base supported on three openwork branch feet, the stem depicting St. George slaying the dragon, which supports the curving horn, with plate mounts and a conforming cover with a malachite finial - 78cm. (30¾in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF PLATED WINE COOLERS

A PAIR OF PLATED WINE COOLERS MARK OF T. & J. CRESWICK, CIRCA 1830 each of campana-form decorated with moulded panels seperated by leaf motifs, with a rocaille motif neck and a scrolling rim, with bifurcated handles and detachable liners, engraved with a crest - 27.4cm. (10¾in.) high. See

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A VICTORIAN ELECTROTYPE MILTON SHIELD

A VICTORIAN ELECTROTYPE MILTON SHIELD SIGNED ELKINGTON & CO ., ALSO SIGNED MOREL LADEUIL FECIT 1866 the oval shield based on scenes from Paradise Lost , mounted on a wood backing - 86cm. (34in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF CHINESE SILVER AND ENAMEL TWO-HANDLED CUPS

A PAIR OF CHINESE SILVER AND ENAMEL TWO-HANDLED CUPS MARKED WITH CHINESE CHARACTERS, CIRCA 1900 the circular section cups enamelled with a bird among foliage, with a centrally knopped pedestal foot and two applied handles - 17cm. (6¾in.) high, 21oz gross. See Illustration (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A MODERN ITALIAN DRESSING TABLE MIRROR

A MODERN ITALIAN DRESSING TABLE MIRROR MILAN the shaped rectangular base supported on four lion paw feet, the stem modelled as two gryphons with leaf, scroll and shell motifs, the oval mirror supported on a reeded frame - 53cm. (21in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £800 - £900

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A FRENCH SILVER PLATTER

A FRENCH SILVER PLATTER MARK OF ODIOT, PARIS, 1819-1838 of oval form, with a reeded rim, engraved with a crest and the motto HAUD SECUS IN BONIS - 43.3cm. (17 1/8in.) long, 38.5oz. See Illustration

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN AMERICAN COCKTAIL SHAKER

AN AMERICAN COCKTAIL SHAKER STAMPED SHREVE, CRUMP & LOW CO. , CIRCA 1920 the tapering circular section body with a detachable cover, the top with a beaded band, engraved with initials - 18cm. (7 1/8in.) high. See Illustration

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN AMERICAN SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP

AN AMERICAN SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP STAMPED STERLING , PRESENTATION DATE 1911 the vase-shaped cup with a reeded rim and two angular handles, with a spreading pedestal foot, engraved with a presentation inscription - 25.4cm. (10in.) high, 23.5oz. See Illustration

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN SILVER-GILT BASKET

AN AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN SILVER-GILT BASKET MAKER'S MARK A BUNCH OF PELLETS, LATE 19TH CENTURY the shaped oval basket decorated with flower, lattice and scroll motifs, supported on four openwork scroll feet and with two similar handles - 44.5cm. (17½in.) long, 31oz

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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AN ITALIAN SILVER COVERED BOWL AND STAND

AN ITALIAN SILVER COVERED BOWL AND STAND MAKER'S MARK FC, MID TO LATE 19TH CENTURY the circular section bowl with two applied part-ivory handles and a gadrooned rim, the conforming cover with a disc form finial, supported on a conforming plate, each piece engraved with a coat-of-arms below a crown

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF SOUTH AMERICAN CHARGERS

A PAIR OF SOUTH AMERICAN CHARGERS POSSIBLY COLOMBIAN each of circular section with a moulded border, heightened by angel motifs at intervals - 43cm. (17in.) diameter. (2

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A CONTINENTAL BOX

A CONTINENTAL BOX APPARENTLY UNMARKED, PERHAPS 19TH CENTURY the elongated octagonal box decorated with foliate scroll motifs, the hinged cover with a tudor rose motif and fitted with velvet - 13cm. (5 1/8in.) long

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER COVERED SAUCEPANS

A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER COVERED SAUCEPANS MARK OF A. AUCOC, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY each circular section saucepan with a turned wood offset handles, the cover with a milled gardroon rim, an engraved coat-of-arms and a leaf, berry and flower finial - 16.4cm. (6 3/8in), 12oz gross. See Illustration (2

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A SET OF EIGHT FRENCH SILVER COVERED POTS

A SET OF EIGHT FRENCH SILVER COVERED POTS MARK OF A. AUCOC, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY similar to the previous lot, each circular section pot raised on three leaf and scroll motif feet with an overhead swing handle, the conforming cover with a milled gadrooned rim and an engraved coat-of-arms with a leaf

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A FRENCH SILVER-GILT, TORTOISESHELL AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL MOUNTED TRAVELLING SET

A FRENCH SILVER-GILT, TORTOISESHELL AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL MOUNTED TRAVELLING SET VARIOUS MAKERS, MID TO LATE 19TH CENTURY comprising: a silver-gilt folding fork and spoon; a knife with silver-gilt blade and tortoiseshell handle; another with a steel blade; a knife with a mother-of-pearl and

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 16 Apr 2002

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A FRENCH SILVER WINE TASTER

A FRENCH SILVER WINE TASTER MAKER'S MARK MP, PARIS, AFTER 1838 the circular section taster with grape, vine and medaillion motifs, with a snake loop handle, engraved MONIN ALOXE 1821 - 10.4cm. (4 1/8in), 2oz. See Illustration

Lot #: 49

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 16 Apr 2002