10-03-2009 10-03-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2475 Boston
October 3, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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George I Silver Coffeepot

$2,489$2,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

George I Silver Coffeepot, London, 1714, Edward Yorke, maker, lighthouse form, with fruitwood handle set at right angle to the paneled serpentine spout, ovoid finial, engraved with a rocaille crest with two small supporting devices, ht. 10 1/4 in., approx. 23 troy oz.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

maker's mark somewhat rubbed. fully marked to body, interior rim with maker's mark and erased leopard head. light dent at crest. minor surface scratching and nicks throughout. Handle possibly replaced.

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George I Silver Coffeepot, London, mark and erased leopard head