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Pair of Sheffield Plate Convertible Chafing Dishes

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
639
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Pair of Sheffield Plate Convertible Chafing Dishes, c. 1820, oblong, the chafing dish base with curved handles, on belted ball feet, fitted with deep or shallow dish, lid with removable handle, converting also to covered dish without warming base, or two open vegetable dishes, full lg. 14 in.
Estimate $400-600

good, with minor rosing. Interior of chafing dish bases with possibly solder strengthening at handles. lids engraved with a small crest.

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