A good set of twelve graduated Victorian silver mounted horn beakers The mounts by Thomas Johnson, London 1874, and retailed by W.T. Thornhill, New Bond Street,   (12)
Lot 5
Royal, a good set of twelve graduated Victorian silver mounted horn beakers The mounts by Thomas Johnson, London 1874, and retailed by W.T. Thornhill, New Bond Street, (12)
Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,656) inc. premium
Lot Details
Royal, a set of twelve Victorian graduated silver mounted horn beakers
the mounts by Thomas Johnson, London 1874, and retailed by W. Thornhill of New Bond Street, London
Each applied with the feathers of the Prince of Wales, surrounded by the motto of The Order of The Garter, surmounted by the crown of the heir apparent, below which is a figural badge with the motto of The Order of The Star of India, surmounted by a star, all flanked by the letters 'A' and 'E', heights from 17.5cm to 7.5cm. (12)

Footnotes

  • The letters A & E refer to Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, later, Edward VII.

    Provenance: Mallett, London
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Contacts
  1. Gordon Mcfarlan
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
    Work
    176 St. Vincent Street
    Glasgow, G2 5SG
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 141 223 8866