06-08-2003 06-08-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2198 Boston
June 8, 2003 11:00 AMCalender

Pewter Flagon

Auction: Sale #2198 - 2198 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 08, 2003 11:00AM


Pewter Flagon, Thomas Danforth Boardman and Sherman Boardman, Hartford, Connecticut, 1805-50, molded domed cover with thumbplate on tall tapered cylindrical vessel with lower fillet, molded base, double-scroll handle with bud terminal; impressed eagle touchmark and "BOARDMAN & Co. NEW YORK" (made for sale in the New York shop), "T.D. & S.B." rectangular touchmark and two "X" quality marks on the base, (minor wear), ht. 11 1/4 in.

Provenance: Collection of Reverend William Brooks Rice.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


Sherman Boardman, Thomas Danforth, Connecticut, BOARDMAN & Co. NEW YORK, William Brooks Rice