Lot 48


Four Various George III Silver Cream-Jugs, London, One 1783, One 1791, One 1805 and One Circa 1800, the first baluster and chased with foliage; the second helmet-shaped, each on pedestal foot, the other two each helmet-shaped, 15.5cm high and smaller, 13oz 4dwt, 410gr (4)

Provenance: Dutton Manor, Lancashire

Sold for £250
Estimated at £120 - £180


Each jug is fully marked, either under spout or near rim. There is some wear to the marks on each. This is particularly noticeable to the shortest jug on which the marks are only just visible. There is some overall surface scratching and wear, consistent with age and use. The wear is most noticeable as a softening to the engraved. The spout and foot of the first example is bruised/creased. The last two jugs each with repairs. One erased and with a thin area below the spout.


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Auction: Antiques & Interiors, to include Affordable Modern & Contemporary Art, 5th Jan, 2024

The first Antiques & Interiors sale of 2024 comprises over 900 lots and includes a specialist section of Affordable Modern & Contemporary Art, and over 170 lots of Silver, including part of a collection of Regimental Silver, sold by order of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers to benefit the Fusiliers’ Aid Society. The second part of the Regimental Silver Collection will be included in the Jewellery, Watches and Silver Sale on 13th January. 


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