12-20-2008 12-20-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2439 Boston
December 20, 2008 10:00AMCalender
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Porter Blanchard Oval Dish

 
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2439 Location: Boston Date / Time: December 20, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

Porter Blanchard Oval Dish
Sterling silver
Massachusetts and California, early 20th century
Oval lobed form with engraved monogram inside dish, marked Porter Blanchard, Sterling, approx. 7 troy oz., ht. 7/8, lg. 6 1/8 in.

Note: Porter Blanchard's father worked for Arthur Stone as a silversmith. Porter and his brother Richard were members of the Boston Society of Arts and Crafts. Porter moved to California in 1923, and his father and brother followed thereafter.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Porter , Arthur Stone, Massachusetts, Blanchard Oval Dish, silversmith , Richard, Boston Society of Arts and Crafts