Important Silver

Christie's
10 June 2008, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 10.06.2008

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A GEORGE II SILVER BOX

A GEORGE II SILVER BOX
INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK ONLY, CIRCA 1740
A GEORGE II SILVER BOX INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK ONLY, CIRCA 1740 Circular, the cover with a crimped border and engraved with an inscription, the base pierced, marked inside cover and on base 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diam. 4 oz. (124 gr.) The

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A WILLIAM III SILVER COUNTER CASE AND TWENTY-SEVEN QUEEN ANN...

A WILLIAM III SILVER COUNTER CASE AND TWENTY-SEVEN QUEEN ANNE SILVER COUNTERS
THE CASE WITH MAKER'S MARK TK, PROBABLY THOMAS KEDDEN, CIRCA 1695, COUNTERS CIRCA 1710
A WILLIAM III SILVER COUNTER CASE AND TWENTY-SEVEN QUEEN ANNE SILVER COUNTERS THE CASE WITH MAKER'S MARK TK, PROBABLY THOMAS KEDDEN

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE I SILVER TOBACCO-BOX

A GEORGE I SILVER TOBACCO-BOX
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1720
A GEORGE I SILVER TOBACCO-BOX APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1720 Oval and with moulded rim, the detachable cover engraved with a cypher below an earl's coronet 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) wide 4.5 oz. (140 gr

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A CHARLES I SILVER COUNTER-CASE WITH THIRTY-FOUR COUNTERS

A CHARLES I SILVER COUNTER-CASE WITH THIRTY-FOUR COUNTERS
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1625, THE COUNTERS PERHAPS AFTER ENGRAVINGS BY SIMON DE PASSE
A CHARLES I SILVER COUNTER-CASE WITH THIRTY-FOUR COUNTERS APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1625, THE COUNTERS PERHAPS AFTER ENGRAVINGS BY SIMON DE PASSE The

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A SILVER TABLE DOUBLE SNUFF-BOX

A SILVER TABLE DOUBLE SNUFF-BOX
MAKER'S MARK JH, CIRCA 1800
A SILVER TABLE DOUBLE SNUFF-BOX MAKER'S MARK JH, CIRCA 1800 Oval, the borders bright cut with foliage, each side engraved with a cartouche, one side further engraved with initials, the double hinged cover engraved with lines, marked

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER NUTMEG-GRATER

A GEORGE III SILVER NUTMEG-GRATER
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III SILVER NUTMEG-GRATER APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 18TH CENTURY Of tubular octagonal section, hinged at each end, one cover opening to reveal the metal grater, engraved with a crest 2 in. (5 cm.) high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER-MOUNTED HOOF SNUFF-BOX

A GEORGE III SILVER-MOUNTED HOOF SNUFF-BOX
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1800
A GEORGE III SILVER-MOUNTED HOOF SNUFF-BOX APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1800 The hinged cover engraved with foliage centring a coat-of-arms, the edges chased to simulate hair 2¾ in. (7 cm.) wide The arms are those of Alexander

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT AND TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX

A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT AND TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX
MARK OF HENRY NUTTING, LONDON, 1812
A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT AND TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX MARK OF HENRY NUTTING, LONDON, 1812 The tortoiseshell with a crimped silver mount, the base engraved with a band of wavy lines, marked on silver mount and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE I SILVER-GILT ETUI

A GEORGE I SILVER-GILT ETUI
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1720
A GEORGE I SILVER-GILT ETUI APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1720 Tapering oblong, the base set with a seal, engraved with foliage and strapwork centring an engraved coat-of-arms, the hinged cover with a baluster finial, containing various

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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AN ITALIAN SILVER-GILT SNUFF-BOX AND SNUFF-SPOON

AN ITALIAN SILVER-GILT SNUFF-BOX AND SNUFF-SPOON
WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, VENICE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN SILVER-GILT SNUFF-BOX AND SNUFF-SPOON WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, VENICE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The box oblong and with canted corners, the hinged cover, sides and base each engine

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A CONTINENTAL VARI-COLOUR GILT METAL AND STEEL SNUFF-BOX

A CONTINENTAL VARI-COLOUR GILT METAL AND STEEL SNUFF-BOX
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, GERMAN OR FRENCH, 2ND HALF 18TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL VARI-COLOUR GILT METAL AND STEEL SNUFF-BOX APPARENTLY UNMARKED, GERMAN OR FRENCH, 2ND HALF 18TH CENTURY Shaped oval, the hinged cover, sides and base decorated with

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER TOILET BOX AND COVER

A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER TOILET BOX AND COVER
BALTIC OR CENTRAL EUROPEAN, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, TOWN MARK A QUATREFOIL, 18TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL PARCEL-GILT SILVER TOILET BOX AND COVER BALTIC OR CENTRAL EUROPEAN, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, TOWN MARK A QUATREFOIL, 18TH CENTURY Shaped oval

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE V SILVER AND SPINACH JADE BOX

A GEORGE V SILVER AND SPINACH JADE BOX
MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN AND ALWYN ELLISON CHARLES CARR, LONDON, 1911
A GEORGE V SILVER AND SPINACH JADE BOX MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN AND ALWYN ELLISON CHARLES CARR, LONDON, 1911 Shaped oval and with a twisted wire border, the hinged cover incorporating a late 18th

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A SET OF FOUR VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER NOVELTY PEPPERETT...

A SET OF FOUR VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER NOVELTY PEPPERETTES
MARK OF EDWARD HUTTON, LONDON, 1891
A SET OF FOUR VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER NOVELTY PEPPERETTES MARK OF EDWARD HUTTON, LONDON, 1891 Each realistically modelled as a poppy head, with a detachable cover, marked on stem and on cover 3½

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A VICTORIAN GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A VICTORIAN GOLD SNUFF-BOX
MARK OF CHARLES RAWLINGS AND WILLIAM SUMMERS, LONDON, 1845, 18CT
A VICTORIAN GOLD SNUFF-BOX MARK OF CHARLES RAWLINGS AND WILLIAM SUMMERS, LONDON, 1845, 18CT The oblong box with slightly incurving sides, the cover, sides and base each engraved with trailing foliage, the

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A RARE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MOLINET

A RARE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MOLINET
MARK OF REBECCA EMES AND EDWARD BARNARD, LONDON, 1814
A RARE GEORGE III SILVER-GILT MOLINET MARK OF REBECCA EMES AND EDWARD BARNARD, LONDON, 1814 The head with five pierced panels, with a turned wood handle terminating in a ring and reeded finial, with a

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT ICE-CREAM SPADE

A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT ICE-CREAM SPADE
LONDON, 1793, MAKER'S MARK IB
A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT ICE-CREAM SPADE LONDON, 1793, MAKER'S MARK IB The shaped bowl engraved with a crest, with a part facetted and part turned wood handle, marked on back of bowl 12¾ in. (32.4 cm.) long The crest is probably

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER FISH-SERVER

A GEORGE III SILVER FISH-SERVER
MARK OF SAMUEL HERBERT & CO., LONDON, 1762
A GEORGE III SILVER FISH-SERVER MARK OF SAMUEL HERBERT & CO., LONDON, 1762 The triangular blade pierced with foliage surrounding a pierced basket issuing flowers, with a spiral fluted and part-turned wood handle, the back

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SERVING-TONGS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SERVING-TONGS
MARK OF JOHN HARMAR, LONDON, CIRCA 1760
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SERVING-TONGS MARK OF JOHN HARMAR, LONDON, CIRCA 1760 With scissor action and with loop and openwork scroll handles, marked on rings 10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) long 5.5 oz. (172 gr

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE IV SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR

A GEORGE IV SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR
MARK OF CHARLES FOX, LONDON, 1829
A GEORGE IV SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR MARK OF CHARLES FOX, LONDON, 1829 The lower section compressed circular and on a collet foot, with a reeded band, engraved on each side with differing crests, the cylindrical upper section

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A VICTORIAN SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR

A VICTORIAN SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR
MARK OF WILLIAM BROWN AND WILLIAM SOMERSALL, LONDON, 1841
A VICTORIAN SILVER COFFEE-PERCULATOR MARK OF WILLIAM BROWN AND WILLIAM SOMERSALL, LONDON, 1841 Each piece cylindrical and with reeded base, the lower section with leaf-capped spout and an ebonised wood

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE IV SILVER CREAM-PAIL

A GEORGE IV SILVER CREAM-PAIL
MARK OF JOHN BRIDGE, LONDON, 1823
A GEORGE IV SILVER CREAM-PAIL MARK OF JOHN BRIDGE, LONDON, 1823 Cylindrical, the sides chased with reeded lines to simulate staves with matted bands between, with a scroll thumpiece, marked near rim 3 in. (7.6 cm.) high 5 oz. (147 gr

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUP

A GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUP
MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1827
A GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUP MARK OF ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON, 1827 Tapering cylindrical, engraved with a coat-of-arms, marked underneath, further stamped 'GARRARDS Panton Street LONDON' 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high 8 oz. (243 gr.) The arms

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUPS

A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUPS
LONDON, 1827, MAKER'S MARK WB, PERHAPS FOR WILLIAM BATEMAN
A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER TUMBLER-CUPS LONDON, 1827, MAKER'S MARK WB, PERHAPS FOR WILLIAM BATEMAN Each tapering cylindrical, the rims incised with lines, engraved on each side with a differing crest

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER TUMBLER-CUP

A GEORGE III SILVER TUMBLER-CUP
MARK OF PETER AND WILLIAM BATEMAN, LONDON, 1805
A GEORGE III SILVER TUMBLER-CUP MARK OF PETER AND WILLIAM BATEMAN, LONDON, 1805 Tapering cylindrical, engraved with initials above a pair of dividers, marked underneath 1 7/8 in. (4.9 cm.) high 2.3 oz. (73 gr

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER TEAPOT

A GEORGE III SILVER TEAPOT
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1814
A GEORGE III SILVER TEAPOT MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1814 Compressed spherical and on spreading foot, the shoulder with a band of trailing foliage, with a foliage decorated spout and an ivory handle, with an egg and dart border, the

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER AND PORCELAIN TRAVELLING COFFEE-SERVICE ...

A GEORGE III SILVER AND PORCELAIN TRAVELLING COFFEE-SERVICE
THE COFFEE BIGGIN WITH MARK OF JOHN AND EDWARD EDWARDS, LONDON, 1814
A GEORGE III SILVER AND PORCELAIN TRAVELLING COFFEE-SERVICE THE COFFEE BIGGIN WITH MARK OF JOHN AND EDWARD EDWARDS, LONDON, 1814 Comprising: a part-fluted silver coffee

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT

A GEORGE III SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT
MARK OF EDWARD EDWARDS, LONDON, 1816
A GEORGE III SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT MARK OF EDWARD EDWARDS, LONDON, 1816 Baluster shaped and with a part turned-wood handle, the detachable cover with a pivoting baluster finial, engraved with initials below a coronet, marked near

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEAPOT, STAND AND SUGAR-BOWL

A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEAPOT, STAND AND SUGAR-BOWL
MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808
A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT TEAPOT, STAND AND SUGAR-BOWL MARK OF PAUL STORR, LONDON, 1808 The teapot of Roman lamp form, the sugar-bowl cylindrical, each on spreading foot and with a basketweave band at the shoulder

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008

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A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER MEAT-DISH AND PIE-DISH

A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER MEAT-DISH AND PIE-DISH
THE MEAT DISH MARK OF RICHARD WILLIAMS, DUBLIN, 1778, THE PIE-DISH DUBLIN, 1790, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT
A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER MEAT-DISH AND PIE-DISH THE MEAT DISH MARK OF RICHARD WILLIAMS, DUBLIN, 1778, THE PIE-DISH DUBLIN, 1790, MAKER'S MARK

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 10 Jun 2008