11-04-2017 11-04-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3038B Boston
November 4, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Silver Creamer

$4,920$4,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Silver Creamer, Samuel Vernon, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1715-30, bulbous body with scroll handle, molded rim and foot, and short narrow spout, the front of the body with engraved image of a fox, the handle engraved "P+A," marked near the handle "SV" over a dot inside a heart cartouche, ht. 3 3/4 in., approx. 3.4 troy oz.
Estimate $600-800

Roughness at spout to body solder joint. Foot may be reattached.


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Keywords

Arts, Cartouche, Decorative arts, Engraving, New England, Ornaments, Providence metropolitan area, Rhode Island, Scroll, Visual arts