George IV Silver Urn
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519B
- Date / Time :
- October 02, 2010 10:00AM
George IV Silver Urn, London, 1827, Rebecca Emes and Edward Barnard, makers, campagna urn form, with vertical ribbing, the lid finial cast as a basket of flowers, the lobes of lid and body chased and embossed with floral pendants, the neck of body applied with a band of fruiting grapevine, with reeded loop and grapevine handles, flat leaves to base of body, with trumpet foot with ovolo rim, ht. 14 1/2 in., approx. 74 troy oz., the interior of urn fitted with a removable silverplate liner for use as a wine cooler.
liner unmarked. minor age/cleaning wear. marks good.