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George III Sterling Silver Chamberstick

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$185$150

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

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Chamberstick, London, 1801-02, Peter, Ann & William Bateman, maker, with removable snuffer and urn-form sconce, ht. 4 in., approx. 8.8 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Small, unobtrusive nicks along sconce rim. Joint of handle resoldered with new backing (only visible from underside). Arm to snuffer pushed into body slightly. Snuffer fully marked.


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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Atomic physics, Bateman, London, Matter, Precious metals, Sconce, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling, Troy weight, Troy, New York

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