03-31-2012 03-31-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2589B Boston
March 31, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

George II Silver Coffeepot

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2589B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 31, 2012 10:00AM


George II Silver Coffeepot, London, 1733, Benjamin Godfrey, maker, tapered cylindrical body with stylized floral finial to domed lid, with large stylized foliate-engraved monogram to one side with mythical beast ornament, armorial engraved surround to spout, carved wooden handle, and reeded base, ht. 9 1/2 in., approx. 21.1 troy oz.
Estimate $500-700

Considerable denting to back side; small dent on the front; small dent to cover; Scattered usage wear throughout; finial appears to be a replacement.