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Pair of Victorian Gold-washed Sterling Silver Apostle Spoons

Auction:
2676B
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$180$150

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

Description:

Pair of Victorian Gold-washed Sterling Silver Apostle Spoons, Glasgow, Scotland, 1870-71, maker's mark "J.D" within a rectangular cartouche, each with figure of St. Andrew to terminal, spiraled handle, and bowl repousse-decorated with fruit, in a fitted case for retailer Millidge & Sons, Edinburgh, spoon lg. 8 1/2 in., approx. 5.3 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500


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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Glasgow, Millidge & Sons, Scotland

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