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Whiting Sterling and Parcel-gilt "Ivory" Pattern Two-piece Fish Set

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
874
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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

Description:

Whiting Sterling and Parcel-gilt "Ivory" Pattern Two-piece Fish Set, c. 1890, of typical form with openwork borders of scrolling foliage and scalework, ivory handles with serpentine shape and twist-turning, monogrammed, lg. 14 1/4 in., approx. 10 troy oz. Note: "Ivory" pattern was designed by Charles Osborne for Whiting in 1890.
Estimate $200-250

Ivory discolored; moderate usage wear to both with light surface scratching; casting still very crisp.

Keywords

Charles Osborne, Ivory, Whiting

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