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Group of Small Sterling Articles

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
934
Sold for:
$563$475

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

Description:

Group of Small Sterling Articles, late 19th/early 20th century, a pair of Frank Whiting individual open salts, a monogrammed napkin ring with engraved date 1899, a rectangular flask, an Art Nouveau-style tea strainer, and a Karl F. Leinonen Arts & Crafts Revere-style side bowl, monogrammed, dia. 5 3/4 in., approx. 16 troy oz.

Provenance: Eliot family of Massachusetts.
Estimate $100-150

Leinonen bowl: engraved with anniversary monograms CRE-MME and dates 1888-1913; pinpoint dent and light surface scratching.
napklin ring slightly off-round and with edge wear, monogrammed FME.
one Whting salt with slight bend to edge of frame.
tea strainer with age wear.
flask: not monogrammed; minor age wear.
Provenance: Eliot family of Massachusetts.

Keywords

Massachusetts, Frank Whiting, Eliot family, Sieve, Tea, Tea strainer

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