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Early Georgian Silver Tankard

Auction:
2332
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Early Georgian Silver Tankard, London, c. 1724, maker's mark RB, possibly Richard Bigge, cylindrical, with cast ear handle with scrolled thumbpiece, flat tapered lid, on slightly flared foot, later chased and embossed with scene of a Dionysian celebration, ht. 7 in., approx. 26 troy oz.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

London, Richard Bigge, Drinkware, Tankard

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