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George II Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup

Auction:
2676B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2676B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 05, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

George II Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup, London, 1731-32, Francis Spilsbury, maker, with scrolled handles, a central medallion with an engraved armorial and gadrooned lower register, ht. 2 5/8 in., approx. 5.0 troy oz.
Estimate $200-250

One handle has been removed and re-attached in a slightly different position. Repairs to one seam and foot rim visible from the inside. Seams visible. Medallion with armorial is thin. Age-typical wear.


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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