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George II Silver Standish

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$711$600

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

Description:

George II Silver Standish, London, 1758-59, Edward Aldridge and John Stamper, makers, rectangular with four divided sections, one engraved with an armorial, with colorless glass sander and inkwell, sides decorated with elaborate scrolling filigree and with a gadrooned edge, on claw and ball feet, lg. 7 7/8 in., approx. 14 oz. weighable silver
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Engraving heavily rubbed; one foot with inner compression and slight list to back left corner and some repairs to filigree in same area; top missing to inkwell and perhaps front well; age typical usage wear.

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London, Edward Aldridge, John Stamper, Engraving, Filigree, Inkwell, Jewellery, Sander

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