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.
Estimate $12,000-18,000

Sold for $56,250 (buyer's premium included)