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The Art of Entertaining - March 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 21, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 41

Christopher Dresser for Hukin & Heath Silver Plate Picnic Set

Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Engraved with crest.


A teapot and cover

A hot water kettle

A folding stand

A spirit burner and cover

A waste bowl

A cream jug

A fitted wood case

Together with a small flask

The kettle 5 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in., (8 pcs).


The box with key and working locking mechanism, the escutcheon has been removed. Nicks and abrasions to the case surface. Wear overall from age and use with a few scattered bruises overall. Wear and some base metal bleeding around crests. The elements to the waste bowl are lacking. The wrapping on the kettle handle is partially lacking, with other related losses, also bruise to base. The wrapping on the teapot handles with wear and losses, with bruise to base and flange. The burner with wear to the interior and a bruise to the base. Some staining to the interiors.

Notwithstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.

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