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Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware, Boston, mid-19th century, all engraved to "Mr. James Wood" from the "Friendly Society of Engravers to Calico Printers," including two goblets: one marked for Tuft & Whiting and the other for Lincoln & Foss; and a sugar basket also marked for Lincoln & Foss, approx. 14.9 troy oz. total.
Estimate $400-600

Footrim to sugar with small dent otherwise each in good overall condition with only light age-typical wear.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Lincoln, Currency, Engraving, Foss, Penny, Skills, United States dollar, Visual arts

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