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George III Sterling Silver Creamer and Sugar

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Creamer and Sugar, London, 1818-19, Edward Farrell, maker, each with allover chased design featuring peasant figures and building and engraved armorial to underside, ht. to 4 in., approx. 23.8 troy oz.
Estimate $500-700

Two-handled bowl with engraving removal, re-engraving to base (thinness and denting to area around armorial). Creamer with feet pushed into body (still sits well even though some feet are not sitting flat on the ground), visible dents around foot joints to interior. Circular firescale to base along seam. Light surface wear throughout.


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, Creamer, Roll of arms, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Troy weight

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