AN ENGLISH SILVER CREAMER, LONDON, 1804 |
1,000 - 1,500 USD
bidding is closed
- marked on front, maker's mark not clear
- height 4 in.
- 10.2 cm
with Hebrew inscription recording wedding gift, bombé oval with reeded rim and harp-shaped handle, engraved with crossed foliage sprays above two children representing Gemini
The inscription reads: "A gift to Sarah Keila on her wedding day in the year, 'at the same season next year and Sarah shall have a son' [Genesis 18:14] from her relative Azriel Levi." and below, "In this month" followed by the image of Gemini = Sivan.