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Six Pairs of George III/IV Sterling Silver Sugar Nippers

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six Pairs of George III/IV Sterling Silver Sugar Nippers, each London, late 18th/early 19th century, with engraved monograms or armorials, including a gold-washed, faux bois pair by Charles Rawlings & William Summers; approx. 7.5 troy oz. total.
Estimate $400-600


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

George III, William Summers, Currency, Faux bois, Matter, Nippers, Precious metals, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Troy weight, United States dollar, Visual arts, London

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