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Two Pieces of English Silver

Auction:
2645B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$660$550

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

Description:

Two Pieces of English Silver, a George I Britannia standard cream jug, London, 1718-19, William Fleming, maker, with repousse rocaille decoration and gold-washed interior, ht. 3 1/2 in.; and a George V sterling silver sugar bowl, London, 1923-24, Henry Vander & Arthur Vander, maker, Thomas, 153 New Bond St., retailer, circular form with repousse floral decoration, ht. 2 3/8 in.; approx. 10.9 total troy oz.
Estimate $500-700

Cream jug: Repairs to handle join. Monogram/armorial removal to rocaille beneath spout, Scattered small dents and age typical usage wear.
Sugar bowl: Thumb-print-sized dent to body. Usage wear.


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.

Keywords

London, New Bond St., Thomas, Henry Vander, Drinkware, Jewellery making, Jug, Metal forming, Native American culture, Native American history, Sterling silver, Visual arts

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