An early Victorian silver novelty mustard pot, modelled as a...

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£1800

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An early Victorian silver novelty mustard pot, modelled as a standing owl, inset with glass eyes, the body cast and chased with a textured plumage, holding a mouse in it's beak, the mouse forming the finial of the mustard spoon, blue glass liner present but smashed, Charles Thomas Fox & George Fox, London 1845, 6.33toz, 9 by 6 by 9cm high.
Provenance: Purchased Phillips, New Bond Street, Lot 163, Sale 19708, 6th February 1974.

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No major issues, however the hinge has side to side play, there are various dents, scratches and wear from use. The blue glass liner is present but smashed with a piece missing and held together with tape.

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Auction Date: 15th Nov 2019 at 4pm

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15th Nov 2019 4pm (Lots 1 to 342)