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George II Sterling Silver Salver

Auction:
2645B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2645B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

George II Sterling Silver Salver, London, 1735-36, maker's mark "R.A" topped with a crown, possibly for Robert Abercromby, scalloped shell and scroll edge interspersed with putti heads, with a central engraved armorial raised on four scrolled feet, dia. 18 1/2 in., approx. 78.4 troy oz.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Allover light surface abrasions from usage; all feet with soldering (possibly added).


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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London, Robert Abercromby

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