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Large George II Silver Waiter

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
609
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Large George II Silver Waiter, London, 1751, James Morrison, maker, the shaped edge heavily molded with acanthus scrolls and rocaille, engraved to center with large Rococo-scrolled cartouche, on four scroll and leaftip feet, dia. 24 1/4 in., approx. 160 troy oz.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

engraving to central cartouche removed, with some resultant wear to engraving at inner edge of cartouche, otherwise good.
marks good.

Keywords

Silver Waiter, London, James Morrison, Engraving, Rococo

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