12-09-2006 12-09-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2342 Boston
December 9, 2006 10:00 AMCalender
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Arthur Stone Compote

$1,880$1,600
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2342 Location: Boston Date / Time: December 09, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Arthur Stone Compote
Sterling silver
Magnus Carlburg, Gardner, Massachusetts, c. 1929
Banded rim and double handles, crest with monogram GDS, banded foot, impressed mark on base, Sterling, C, monogram on base GDS 1858-1929, approx. 18 troy oz., approx. 4 in.

The monogram GDS refers to George Seymour, a lawyer in Connecticut, who created this coat of arms, which reads "SPEED THE PLOW."
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Arthur Stone Compote, Gardner, Massachusetts, George Seymour, Connecticut, lawyer