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George III Sterling Silver Standish

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Standish, London, 1819-20, Joseph Craddock & William Ker Reid, maker, with a central taperstick and silver-mounted glass inkwell and pounce pot, lg. 9 in., approx. 19.9 troy oz. (not including glass).
Estimate $300-500

All silver elements hallmarked and with engraved armorial, central element with additional engraved coat of arms, in good overall condition with only light surface wear. Glass with scattered chipped losses particularly along foot rim.


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

Joseph Craddock, Inkwell, Ker, Matter, Pounce, Precious metals, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Troy weight, Visual arts, Writing implements, London

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