Auction 24.01.2001

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 24.01.2001

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A pair of George III silver wine bottle coasters

A pair of George III silver wine bottle coasters John Eames, London, 1802 Each of plain straight sided form, with a reeded rim and a wood base 5in. (12.7cm.) diam.; and a George III silver inkstand, maker's mark W.D. only, circa 1780, of rectangular form with a gadrooned motif rim and border with a

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A pair of Georgian silver wine bottle coasters

A pair of Georgian silver wine bottle coasters Maker's mark E.S. and lion passant only Each of circular section with a gadrooned border above a pierced foliate scroll gallery with turned wood base, engraved with a crest 53/8in. (13.8cm.) diam. (2

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A pair of Continental silver partridge table ornaments

A pair of Continental silver partridge table ornaments Maker's mark J.M.R, London, 1961 Each realistically modelled, with glass eyes, one standing, the other with head lowered 5¼in. (23cm.) and smaller 42oz. gross (2

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George III silver-gilt and cut-glass honey pot

A George III silver-gilt and cut-glass honey pot John Eames, London, 1807 The circular base with a stiff-leaf decorated rim, with a band of Greek-key motifs, a central Greek-key motif guard supporting the diamond motif straight sided glass jar with a silver gilt rim and a domed lid with gilt bee on

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A modern three-piece plated tea-service

A modern three-piece plated tea-service Comprising: a teapot, cream and sugar, each in the Georgian style; and a Georgian silver cream jug; a modern silver cream jug and a lighthouse form coffee pot (6

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George III silver salver

A George III silver salver John Crouch & Thomas Hannah, London 1781 Oval with a beaded rim and engraved coat-of-arms raised on four panel feet with beaded edges; a square modern silver salver; and a shell form silver dish -- 9in. (23.3cm.) and smaller combined weight 27oz. (3

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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Two pairs of George III silver open salts

Two pairs of George III silver open salts Robert Hennell, London 1790 and Henry Chawner 1792 Each of boat form with reeded rim and handles with four Old English pattern spoons 5¼in. (13.3cm.) high 12oz. (8

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A mixed lot of silver and plate

A mixed lot of silver and plate Including: two silver cigarette boxes; a plated cigar box; a plated barrel form vase; a silver inkwell; and two plated lighters (7

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A late Victorian silver framed mirror

A late Victorian silver framed mirror Gibson and Langman, 1899 The rectangular frame with a robust foliate scroll border with a cartouche engraved A below a crown; a lidded jar; and five silver mounted dresser items (7

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A plated flatware service

A plated flatware service Bead pattern, comprising: twelve soup spoons; eight tablespoons; a three piece carving set; a butter knife; eleven dessert knives; thirteen dessert spoons; twelve table knives; thirteen dessert forks; and twelve table forks; a modern silver fish flatware set of thread

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A collection of silver and metalwares

A collection of silver and metalwares Including: a single bottle inkstand on an oval base, London 1904 -- 7¾in. (20cm.); two small toast racks; three napkin rings; an eggcup; a miniature cup; a pepperette; a pin tray; an engine-turned cigarette box; a Thailand cigarette case; and a toddy ladle with

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George III silver caster

A George III silver caster London 1800 Of plain form 5½in. (14cm.) high; and a George III silver inverted pear-shaped caster -- 5¾in. 14.5cm) highcombined weight 9oz. (2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George II silver tankard

A George II silver tankard William Shaw and William Priest, London, 1756 Of circular section with an applied reeded band, the domed hinged lid with a scroll motif thumbpiece, with an applied scroll handle 7¼in. (18.5cm.) high 23oz

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A pair of modern silver casters

A pair of modern silver casters Crichton, London, 1936 Each straight sided with pierced bayonette-mounted lids 67/8in. (17.4cm.) high 20oz. (2

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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Four George III silver casters

Four George III silver casters Various maker's and dates Each of baluster form with pierced lids; and four shell form silver dishes, raised on ball feet 18oz. (8

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George III provincial silver tankard

A George III provincial silver tankard Isaac Cookson, Newcastle, 1742 Of circular section with a central band, the hinged lid with a scroll motif thumbpiece, the scroll motif handle engraved with initials C. over T.M.- K. 61/8in. (15.7cm.) high 18oz

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A collection of plated wares

A collection of plated wares Including: a boxed fish slice and fork; a pair of modern cafe au lait pots; a three-piece part-fluted tea service; a panelled hot water jug and teapot; a beaded circular salver; a barrel mustard pot; a quantity of various spoons; a toast rack; and a boxed set of twelve

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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Thirty-four silver teaspoons

Thirty-four silver teaspoons In various patterns; and two napkin rings (36

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A Victorian silver part-fluted oval hot water jug

A Victorian silver part-fluted oval hot water jug Maker's mark indistinct, London 1883 Engraved with a crest, with fruitwood handle 16¼in. (25cm.) high 20oz. gross

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A mixed lot of silver

A mixed lot of silver Comprising: three various sauceboats; a presentation cigarette box; two heart-shaped pierced dishes; and a snuffer (7

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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An American mixed metal cigar box

An American mixed metal cigar box Gorham, Providence, Rhode Island, Athenic Trademark, circa 1900 The square box with a hammer finished copper body with silver scroll motif overlay

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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An early Victorian silver christening mug

An early Victorian silver christening mug London 1837 Of campana form, with leaf-capped double-scroll handle, cast with foliage 4in. (10.5cm.) high 5oz

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A modern silver cow creamer

A modern silver cow creamer After John Schuppe 6¾in. (17cm.) long 7oz

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A George III Irish silver basket

A George III Irish silver basket Maker's mark T.J., Dublin, 1777 The oval basket with an elaborate floral and scroll motif openwork cast rim, above a pierced lattice and scroll motif border, with an openwork scroll motif overhead, swing handle 143/8in. (36.4cm.) long 34oz. approx

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A mixed lot of silver and plate

A mixed lot of silver and plate Comprising: a pair of mustard pots and two spoons; two other mustard pots; four coasters; three silver toastracks, one Georgian; three plated toastracks; a plated muffin dish; three silver bowls; two plated dishes; and two ladles (24

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A mixed lot of silver

A mixed lot of silver Including: two modern coasters; a Georgian vinaigrette; a French snuffbox; and a Dutch box (5

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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Four George III silver candlesticks

Four George III silver candlesticks Luke Proctor & Co., Sheffield, late 18th century Each loaded stepped oval base with a beaded border, engraved with a crest, supports the tapering stem, the urn forms sconce with a detachable nozzle 11¼in. (28.5cm.) high (4

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A mixed lot of silver

A mixed lot of silver Including: seven differing menu card holders, including examples by S. Mordant & Co.; and fourteen other oddments (21

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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A matched set of four George III cast silver candlesticks

A matched set of four George III cast silver candlesticks John Cafe, London 1762/72 On knopped columns with hexafoil shell nozzles and bases 10¼in. (26cm.) 73oz. (4

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 24 Jan 2001

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An Edwardian silver tea caddy

An Edwardian silver tea caddy Birmingham 1905 Of plain oval section, with a hinged lid

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 24 Jan 2001