A William IV  sterling silver  hot water urn maker's mark CE, London,  1833
Lot 1301
A William IV sterling silver hot water urn
maker's mark CE, London, 1833
Sold for US$ 10,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
Property from the Collection Candy and Aaron Spelling
A William IV sterling silver hot water urn
maker's mark CE, London, 1833
With a seated 'Chinaman' finial raised on a platform supported by acanthus over a beaded collar issuing spandrel branch arms above a squat foliate-decorated body, the back engraved with coat-of-arms and motto, over a leaf-collar above a circular beaded foot set on a rectangular plinth, weight approximately 170oz troy
height 17 1/2in (44.5cm); width 16 1/2in (42cm); depth 14 1/2 (37cm)
.

Footnotes

  • Maker's mark unidentified in Grimwade, 'London Goldsmiths 1697-1837'. London, 1976, page 250. Mark also on a tea service 1831 and 1834.

    The arms of HERBERT impaling HUDLESTON for the 1833 marriage of William Herbert (1798 - 1878) to Frances, eldest daughter of Edward Hudleston of Purse Caundle, Dorset and Sawsron Hall, Cambridge.

    William Herbert inherited the Clytha estate in 1805, but by birth he was third son of John Jones of Llanarth Court, Monmouthshire. The family removed to their Llanarth property, acquired by an ancestor in the late 1500's, after Treowen their former grander mansion was mutilated during the Civil War by Cromwell's troops attacking local Royalist forces commanded by Lieut. Col. Richard Herbert, MP.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. A processing fee will be assessed on any returned checks. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Mizanur Rahman
    Auction Administration - Silver
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, United States 10022
    Work +1 917 206 1636
  2. Victoria Ayers
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, United States 10022
    Work +1 212 461 6532
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
  3. Aileen Ward
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, United States 10022
    Work +1 323 436 5463
    FaxFax: +1 323 850 5843
Similar Items