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Pair of George III Silver Casters

Auction:
2475
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$296$250

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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

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