08-14-2010 08-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 14, 2010 3:00PMCalender
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Pewter Flagon, Chalice, and Deep Dish

$504$425
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Pewter Flagon, Chalice, and Deep Dish, America, late 18th/early 19th century, a tapered cylindrical-form flagon with molded fillet, scroll handle with molded thumbpiece, unmarked, but according to a label affixed to the bottom, thought to have been made by Samuel Danforth or Thomas Danforth Boardman, also stating that it was part of a set from St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Plymouth, Connecticut; an unmarked chalice; and a deep dish with single reeded brim by Thomas Danforth III, Philadelphia (1777-1818), (scattered pitting, scratches, and dents), ht. 11 7 1/4, 1 1/2, deep dish dia. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

The flagon has several small dimpled dents around the body.

Keywords

Philadelphia, Plymouth, Protestant Episcopal Church, Connecticut, Samuel Danforth, Thomas Danforth Boardman, Thomas Danforth III