Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

George III Silver Platter

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

George III Silver Platter, London, 1825-26, probably Richard Sibley, maker, oval with gadrooned edge interspersed with acanthus leaves, the border engraved with an elaborate armorial, plain interior, lg. 23 1/2 in., approx. 124 troy oz.
Estimate $2,500-3,000

Moderately heavy knife marking to center and moderately heavy usage wear throughout with rubbing to edges; engraving still strong

Keywords

London, Acanthus, Engraving, Metalworking, Printmaking

Departments

Specialists