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Pair of Large Victorian Silver Renaissance Revival Ewers

Auction:
2332
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

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

Description:

Pair of Large Victorian Silver Renaissance Revival Ewers, Sheffield, 1874, Martin Hall & Co., Ltd., makers, baluster form with attenuated neck, short spout, loop handle, on domed trumpet foot, lid with openwork tripartite C-scroll finial, body chased and embossed with acanthus band over husk drop band, over cartouches flanked by high relief male and female winged figures on floral and acanthus scroll ground, with high relief bust of a lion, foot with shells and floral filled demilunes, ht. 14 1/2 in., approx. 86 troy oz.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Martin Hall & Co. Ltd., Acanthus

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