An exceptional Victorian sterling silver figural centerpiece
George Angell & Co., London, 1870
In the form of three mermaids with tails intertwined holding aloft an overflowing shell from which a nymph gathers water; marked at base.
H: 23 1/2 in., W: 15 in., D: 14 in. Weight: 291 oz. t. (approx.)
Christie's London, March 17, 1999, lot 16.
The Collection of Victor Niederhoffer.
Sold for $56,250 (buyer's premium included)