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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3038B Boston
November 4, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Abraham Dubois Silver Creamer and Covered Sugar Bowl

$1,107$900
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Abraham Dubois Silver Creamer and Covered Sugar Bowl, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1777-1807, creamer with beaded rim delicate handle and square base, urn-shaped covered sugar bowl with beaded rim and square base, the lid urn finial, base of sugar bowl marked in sunken cartouche "A Dubois" and engraved "IMW," (tarnished), ht. to 10 1/2 in., approx. 19.3 troy oz.
Estimate $200-400

Bowl has a small dent in the back just above the stem. Inner rim of lid has bent. Handle of creamer is bent a little to one side. Top of handle may have been reattached.


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Keywords

Philadelphia, Creamer, Dubois, Giles J. Gibbs Building, Michigan, Silversmithing, Teaware