07-13-2019 07-13-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3272B Boston
July 13, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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George II Sterling Silver Pitcher

$1,722$1,400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

George II Sterling Silver Pitcher, London, 1744-45, Thomas Whipham, maker, with an engraved coat of arms centered by later chased motifs, ht. 7 in., approx. 39.0 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

Most likely converted from a tankard with visible solder to handle (where thumbpiece joint would be), spout probably added. Light surface wear.


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Keywords

London, Currency, Economy, Physical sciences, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Troy weight, United States dollar