A rare wooden cased Christopher Dresser travelling tea-set by Hukin & Heath

Zusammenfassung

  • Typ 
    Travel Goods & Luggage
  • Losnummer 
    87
  • Standort

Beschreibung

A rare wooden cased Christopher Dresser travelling tea-set by Hukin & Heath, mid-late 19th Century, wooden case with brass handle and hinged lid, opening to blue velvet lined interior fitted with wicker-handled Model 2110 kettle with lid containing burner with folding stand, and wicker-handled Model 2109 tea-pot with lid, with sugar bowl, milk jug and miniature oil flask, the kettle and tea-pot both stamped with maker's markings, Registered Design symbol, and marked 'Designed by Dr.C Dresser' to underside, some pieces engraved with a dove holding an olive leaf, believed to be the family Crest of the Foulis Family of Argyll Scotland, offered together with key, the case 30cm wide.