A champagne bath By Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. Ltd., London 1935
Lot 388
A champagne bath By Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. Ltd., London 1935
Sold for £20,000 (US$ 33,616) inc. premium
Auction Details
A champagne bath By Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. Ltd., London 1935
Lot Details
A champagne bath
By Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. Ltd., London 1935
On four claw and ball feet, the body of compressed oval form extending to everted rim, the interior of which with a band of scrolling acanthus leaf decoration, the pair of applied lion's head masks at either end issuing a ring handle from each mouth, length 48.5cm, weight 175.6oz.

Footnotes

  • The inscription reads;
    Sydney A. Bennett In token of the affection and esteem of Branch Managers, Fire and accident superintendents and resident inspectors, Eagle Star insurance Company Limited, in Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 31st December 1937.

    Accompanied by a leather bound book with the signatures of all U.K branch managers.
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