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Neoclassical George IV Gold-washed Silver Covered Urn

Auction:
2589B
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2589B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 31, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Neoclassical George IV Gold-washed Silver Covered Urn, Birmingham, 1827-28, Matthew Boulton, maker, the domed lid with finial of grapes and grape leaves above acanthus leaves, the body with over hanging lip and frieze decorated with grapes and grape leaves, scrolled handles, and further acanthus leaf decoration to waist and foot, on square base, ht. 14 3/4 in., approx. 109.9 troy oz.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

In good condition with no evidence of any damages or restorations.

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