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Chinese Export Silver Mug

Auction:
2482
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Chinese Export Silver Mug, c. 1850, the mug decorated with ornate repousse figures in a courtyard, with dragon handle, a shield-shaped cartouche engraved "Francis Godfrey Tarn From His Brother Walter," maker's marks on base, ht. 4 in., approx. 6 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Francis Godfrey Tarn, Drinkware, Engraving, Mug, Teaware

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