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George III Sterling Silver Covered Soup Tureen

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Covered Soup Tureen, London, 1790-91, John Wakelin & William Taylor, maker, urn-form, lid and tureen each with engraved monogram and armorial and fluted accent, tureen with two loop handles on an oval foot, lg. handle to handle 17 in., approx. 87.3 troy oz.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

In good overall condition with only very minor abrasions and light surface 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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John Wakelin, Tableware, Tureen, London

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