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George II Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Auction:
3031B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3031B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

George II Sterling Silver Coffeepot, London, 1744-45, Richard Gurney & Co., maker, lid unmarked, typical form with urn-form finial and acanthus-capped spout, with later engraved monogram to body and underside of foot, ht. 9 1/4 in., approx. 21.3 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

In good overall condition, with only a few minor spots of silver rot to body, handle refinished with a couple small areas of wear to finish.


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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