10-03-2009 10-03-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2475 Boston
October 3, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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Pair of George III Silver Casters

$296$250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of George III Silver Casters, London, 1770, makers' mark IM ID, baluster form, with baluster finials on the pierced lids, spreading foot with reeded band, monogrammed, ht. 6 1/4 in., approx. 10 troy oz.
Estimate $300-400

marks OK. one finial bent a bit. one with spots of salt corrosion, and light ding to neck. the other with dings to bulbous portion of body, and old spot of repair at top of lid, with small hole in metal, and spot of seam opening very slightly. heavy wear to engraving. likely lacquered.

Keywords

London, Baluster, Ding, Roofs